Investigation Underway into Shooting Death of Man in East Los Angeles

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Investigation Underway into Shooting Death of Man in East Los Angeles

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LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A man with gunshot wounds found in a vehicle in East Los Angeles this morning later died at a hospital and the shooter was on the loose, authorities said.

Deputies from the East Los Angeles Sheriff’s station responded to the 4800 block of Colonia De Los Pinos at 12:10 a.m. for a call of a gunshot victim, according to Deputy James Nagao of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

When they arrived at the scene, deputies found the wounded man and removed him from inside the vehicle. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, Nagao said.

The name of the victim was not disclosed.

CNS-10-17-2020 05:11