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LASD - Los Angeles County Sheriffs Dept Information Bureau (SIB)
Wednesday June 22nd, 2022 :: 03:15 a.m. PDT

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*UPD*#LASD Homicide Bureau Responding to a Shooting Death Investigation, 1300 block of West Avenue I, #Lancaster

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide investigators are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of male black adult. Lancaster deputies responded to a liquor store at the 1300 block of West Avenue I, Lancaster regarding a gunshot victim call at approximately 10:40 p.m.

Upon arrival, Deputies located a male back adult, approximately 50 years old, who sustained at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso. Deputies administered life saving techniques, Los Angeles County Fire Department also responded to the scene and treated the victim who was ultimately pronounced deceased at the scene.

Investigators learned the victim was involved in an argument with a male black adult suspect, prior to the shooting. The suspect produced a firearm and shot the victim.

The suspect remains outstanding.

No additional information is being released 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 Brenda Serna  
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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DATE:   Wednesday, June 21, 2022      
                            
REPORTED AT:  Approximately 10:40 p.m. 
                               
LOCATION:  1300 block West Avenue I, Lancaster
  
VICTIM(S):  Male Adult
 
SUSPECT(S):  Unknown  
  
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Vincent Ursini
 
NARRATIVE:  
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide investigators are responding to a shooting death investigation. The incident was reported Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at approximately 10:40 p.m., on the 1300 block West Avenue I, Lancaster

The victim was pronounced deceased 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 Brenda Serna  
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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