MTV Staffer Gabriel Aron Ben-Meir Murdered in L.A.

Victim, who was shot in the back of the head outside of his home, worked on “Punk’d” and “Top Pop Group”

Gabriel Aron Ben-Meir, a musical coordinator for MTV, was murdered in front of his Los Angeles apartment on Sunday morning in what police sources are calling an execution-style killing, the Los Angeles Times reports. Ben-Meir, who was reportedly shot in the back of the head and was found face-down, was 30.

Ben-Meir's body was found by a man who was walking his dog at approximately 6:30 a.m.; according to the Times' sources, neighbors interviewed by police reported hearing a gunshot at approximately 1 a.m.

Law-enforcement sources tell the Times that there are currently no suspects in the case.

The victim served as music coordinator for such MTV shows as "Punk'd" and "Top Pop Group."

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