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Friday April 26th, 2019 :: 06:38 p.m. PDT

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*UPDATE* #LASD Homicide Detectives Responding to Shooting Death Investigation, 10100 block of Vermont Ave, LA

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau Detectives are continuing to investigate the shooting death of a Male Hispanic adult.  The incident occurred on Friday April 26, 2019, at approximately 11:08 a.m., on the 10100 block of South Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles.     
      
Detectives have learned that Deputies from South Los Angeles Station responded to the above location regarding a gunshot victim call.
Upon their arrival, they located the victim who had suffered at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso.  As the suspect attempted to leave the scene, an off duty LAPD Officer attempted to detain the suspect, at which time an officer involved shooting occurred between the off duty LAPD officer and the suspect. 

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.  There is no known motive for the crime at this time. 

The officer was uninjured during the shooting.

It is unknown if the suspect was injured and the suspect is still outstanding. 

The investigation is still ongoing.

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:
Deputy Marvin Crowder
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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Original release below:

DATE: 
 Friday April 26, 2019     
                           
TIME:  11:08 a.m.
                              
LOCATION:  10100 block of Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles            
 
VICTIM:  Male Adult
 
SUSPECT:  Unknown  
 
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Dean
 
NARRATIVE:
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide detectives are responding to investigate the shooting death of a man. The incident occurred on Friday April 26, 2019, at approximately 11:08 a.m., on the 10100 block of Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles.       
           
The victim was pronounce 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
Hall of Justice - First floor 
211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-229-1700
 
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