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LASD - Los Angeles County Sheriffs Dept Information Bureau (SIB)
Monday March 8th, 2021 :: 12:16 p.m. PST

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*UPDATE* #LASD Homicide Responded to a Suspicious Death Investigation, 2300blk W. Avenue M, #Lancaster

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide investigators are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man. The incident was reported Sunday, March 7, 2021, at approximately 10:10 p.m., on near the 2300 block of West Avenue M in Lancaster.

Palmdale Station received the call of a possible hit and run. When deputies arrived, they discovered a man suffering from trauma to his head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The male victim is Hispanic and appears to be in his 40’s. The cause of death will be determined by the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner.

Investigators are canvassing the area for any witnesses and video surveillance.

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 
 
Forwarded by:  
Deputy Eva Jimenez  
Sheriff's Information Bureau 
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
211 West Temple Street
Los Angeles California 90012  
http://www.lasd.org    
213-229-1700  
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ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE IS AS FOLLOWS:

DATE:
   Sunday, March 7, 2020      

REPORTED AT: 10:10 PM     

LOCATION:  2300 blk W. Avenue M., Lancaster

VICTIM:  Male Adult 

SUSPECT:  Unknown   

UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Calderaro

NARRATIVE:  

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide investigators are responding to a suspicious death investigation. The incident was reported Sunday, March 7, 2020, at approximately 10:10 PM, on the 2300 block W. Avenue M., Lancaster.

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 


Forwarded by:  
Deputy Tracy Koerner
Sheriff's Information Bureau 
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
211 West Temple Street
Los Angeles California 90012  
http://www.lasd.org    
213-229-1700  
   
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Alex Villanueva, Sheriff
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department 

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