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Tuesday February 5th, 2019 :: 08:54 a.m. PST

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**UPDATE** #LASD Homicide Detectives Responding to the 44000 blk Cedar Ave,Lancaster Re:Shooting Death Investigation


Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of woman in Lancaster that occurred on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at approximately 2:10 a.m.
 
Deputies from Lancaster Sheriff’s Station responded to a home in the 44000 block of Cedar Avenue regarding a call of a 911 hang-up/possible gunshot victim.  Upon their arrival, they discovered a black female in her 20’s inside the location suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds.  She was pronounced dead at the scene.
 
There is no suspect description and the murder weapon has not been recovered.   
 
The incident does not appear to be gang related.
 
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 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:
Deputy Dangelo Robinson
Sheriff's Information Bureau - Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
211 West Temple Street
Los Angeles California 90012
213-229-1700
 
Original Press is as follows:

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DATE:  Tuesday, February 5, 2019
 
TIME:  2:10 AM
 
LOCATION:  44000 block Cedar Ave., Lancaster
 
VICTIM:  Female Adult
 
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Alfred
 
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide detectives are responding to the 44000 block Cedar Ave., Lancaster regarding a shooting death investigation.  The incident occurred Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at approximately 2:10a.m.
 
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. 
 
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
 
Written by:
Deputy Tracy Koerner
Sheriff's Information Bureau - Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
211 West Temple Street,
Los Angeles California 90012
213-229-1700
 
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