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Wednesday November 21st, 2018 :: 06:58 a.m. PST

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*UPDATE* #LASD Homicide Bureau Continues to Assist Azusa PD with Shooting Death Investigation, Azusa

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau detectives are continuing to assist Azusa Police Department with their investigation into the shooting death of a male Hispanic adult in his mid-30’s.  The incident occurred on Wednesday November 21, 2018, at approximately 12:30 a.m., on the 600 block of North Rockvale Avenue, Azusa.
 
Homicide Detectives have learned that Azusa Police Department received multiple calls of shots being fired in the area.  One caller believed their apartment had been struck by gunfire.  Azusa Police Officer’s responded to the location and upon their arrival located the victim on the front doorstep suffering from at least one gunshot wound. 
 
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. 
 
The investigation is ongoing and there is no further information available at this time. 
 
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org
 
Forwarded by:
Kimberly Alexander, Deputy
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
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Original Press Release is as Follows:
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DATE:  Wednesday November 21, 2018
                           
TIME:  12:38 a.m.
                              
LOCATION:  600 Block of North Rockvale Avenue, Azusa     
 
VICTIM: Male Adult
 
SUSPECT:  Unknown
 
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Hoglund
 
NARRATIVE:
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide detectives are responding to assist Azusa PD with an investigation into the shooting death of a man. The incident occurred on Wednesday November 21, 2018, at approximately 12:38 a.m., on the 600 block of North Rockvale, Avenue, Azusa.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is no additional information available at this time.
 
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org
 
Written by:
Deputy Marvin Crowder
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
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