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Thursday February 21st, 2019 :: 08:47 a.m. PST

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*Update* #LASD Homicide Assisting West Covina PD w Shooting Death Inv., 1200 block of South Larimore Ave West Covina

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau Detectives are continuing to assist West Covina Police Department regarding the investigation of a shooting death of a male Hispanic adult.  The incident occurred on Wednesday February 20, 2019, at approximately 8:46 p.m., on the 1200 block of South Larimore Avenue, West Covina. 

  

Detectives have learned that Officers from West Covina Police Department responded to the above location regarding an assault with a deadly weapon, gunshot victim call. Upon their arrival they located a male victim and a female victim, both suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.  The male sustained at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso.  The female sustained at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso. 

Both victims were transported to a local hospital.  The male victim was pronounced dead at the hospital and the female victim is in stable condition.    

At this time, there is no known motive, or suspect information. 

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 message below:

DATE: 
Wednesday February 20, 2019    
                           
TIME:  8:46 p.m.
                              
LOCATION:  1200 block of South Larimore Avenue, West Covina        
 
VICTIM:  Male Adult
 
SUSPECT:  Unknown  
 
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Calderaro  
 
NARRATIVE:
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide detectives are assisting West Covina Police Department with an investigation of a shooting death of a man. The incident occurred on Wednesday February 20, 2019, at approximately 8:46 p.m., on the 1200 block of South Larimore Avenue, West Covina.       
     
The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. 
    
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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