Kevin Eugene Powell, 58, shaves his face outside the VA Medical Center gate, in West Los Angeles, on December 13, 2017. He said he is a veteran and has been homeless for three years.
Kevin Eugene Powell, 58, shaves his face outside the VA Medical Center gate, in West Los Angeles, on December 13, 2017. He said he is a veteran and has been homeless for three years. Francine Orr TNS
Kevin Eugene Powell, 58, shaves his face outside the VA Medical Center gate, in West Los Angeles, on December 13, 2017. He said he is a veteran and has been homeless for three years. Francine Orr TNS

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