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Thursday January 24th, 2019 :: 09:57 a.m. PST

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*Update*#LASD Homicide Detectives Responding to Shooting Death Investigation, 13200 blk of Valley Blvd, Bassett

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Homicide Bureau detectives are continuing their investigation into the shooting death of a male adult on the 13200 block of Valley Boulevard, Bassett. The incident occurred on Thursday, January 24, 2019, at approximately 2:20 a.m.

Detectives have learned that deputies assigned to the Industry Sheriff's station responded to the location regarding a gunshot victim. Upon the arrival of the deputies, they found one victim at the location unresponsive and suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. 

Detectives investigated the incident and discovered that the suspect drove his vehicle alongside two victims. The suspect exited the vehicle and fired multiple rounds at the victims.  One of the victims was struck by gunfire and the second victim a male adult was able to flee the area without injury.  

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.  

At this time, there is no description of the suspect the vehicle or a motive for the shooting.

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
 
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Grace Medrano, Deputy
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Alex Villanueva, Sheriff
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**Original Press Release**

DATE: 
Thursday January 24, 2019    
                           
TIME:  2:20 a.m.
                              
LOCATION:  13200 block of Valley Boulevard, Bassett           
 
VICTIM:  Male Adult
 
SUSPECT:  Unknown
 
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Hoglund
 
NARRATIVE:
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide detectives are responding to investigate the shooting death of a man. The incident occurred on Thursday January 24, 2019, at approximately 2:22 a.m., on the 13200 block of Valley Boulevard, Bassett.   
    
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
 
Written by:
Deputy Marvin Crowder
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
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