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Wednesday September 19th, 2018 :: 11:44 a.m. PDT

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*UPDATE* #LASD Homicide Dets Release Shooting Victim's Picture & Seeking Info, 2000 Blk N. Wilmington Ave., Compton

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau detectives have released the picture of the deceased victim from last Saturday's shooting and are seeking information from the public.

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.

Authored by:
Deputy Joana Warren
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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Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau detectives are investigating the shooting death and injury of two male adults, which occurred on September 15, 2018 at approximately 8:32 p.m. on the 2000 block of N. Wilmington Ave., in the city of Compton.

Detectives have learned that deputies assigned to Compton Station responded to the location regarding a gunshot victim call.  Upon their arrival, they located one male adult who had sustained a gunshot wound to his upper torso.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A secondary male adult also sustained a gunshot wound to the lower portion of his body and was transported to a local hospital where he was listed in stable condition.

There is no suspect information at this time and no known motive for the crime.

The investigation is ongoing and there is no additional information available at this time.

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ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE IS AS FOLLOWS

DATE:  Saturday, September 15, 2018
 
TIME:  8:32 p.m.
 
LOCATION:  2000 Blk of N. Wilmington Ave., Compton
 
VICTIMS:  Male Adults
 
SUSPECT(S):  Unknown
 
UNIT:  LASD Homicide – Lieutenant Moore
 
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau detectives are responding to the 2000 Block of N. Wilmington Ave., Compton, to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a male adult.
 
The male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

A second adult male was also injured by gunfire at the location and was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

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 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.
 
Authored by:
Deputy Tracy Koerner
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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