LA County Sheriff's Office

LAKE LOS ANGELES —  Lake Los Angeles ex­per­i­enced its second hom­ic­ide in as many weeks Wed­nes­day night when a man was shot and killed at a home.

The incident occurred at approximately 8:40 p.m. at a  home on the 39400 block of 167th Street East.

Deputies from the Lan­cast­er Sheriff’s Station re­spond­ed to a report about an assault with a deadly weap­on at the home. Upon their arrival, they discovered a male Hispanic adult in his 60s suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a report by Deputy Marvin Crowder.

During an investigation of the incident, detectives learned that two neighbors were inside the residence hav­ing a verbal argument, at which time gunshots were heard. A male His­pan­ic adult was seen leaving the location on foot and out of view, Crowder wrote.

That person has not yet been identified and is considered a person of interest. The weapon used in the killing was not re­cov­ered. The victim’s name is with­held pending no­tif­ic­a­tion of next-of-kin.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bu­reau at 323-890-5500 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.

The shooting comes two weeks after Nuvia Mon­drag­on, a 43-year-old La­tino female, died after being shot in the 16200 block of New­mont Avenue in what appeared to be a murder/at­tempted suicide.

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Nope. Fake news. Commie kalifornia has very very strict "gun safety" controls. Must have used one of them deadly assault knives or other stabbie thingies.

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