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Saturday February 6th, 2016 :: 11:50 p.m. PST

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*Update/Correction* LASD Homicide Death Investigation, 44700 Block of 60th St West, Lancaster

 

CORRECTION:  The location is 44700 block of 60th Street West, Lancaster.

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide detectives are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a male adult that occurred on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at approximately 10:48 a.m.

Detectives have learned that the suspect and the victim were involved in a mutual physical altercation.  The victim sustained unknown trauma to the body and was pronounced dead at the scene.  The suspect was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for his injuries.

The cause of death will be determined by the Los Angeles County Department of Coroner.

The investigation is ongoing and 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), or texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.

 

Authored by:

Juanita Navarro-Suarez, Deputy

Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom

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Jim McDonnell, Sheriff

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Original press release is as follows:

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DATE:                  Saturday, February 6, 2016

TIME:                   10:48 AM

LOCATION:        44700 Block of 60th Street East, Lancaster

VICTIM:               Male Adult

SUSPECT:          Male Adult

UNIT:                   Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Mendoza

 

NARRATIVE:

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide detectives are en route to the 44700 Block of 60th Street East, Lancaster to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is no additional information available at this time and the investigation is on-going.

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), or texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.

 

Written By:

Lisa Jansen, Deputy

Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department 

Hall of Justice - First floor  

211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

213-229-1700

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