(August 2, 2006) -- LBPD says that at about 11:00 p.m. on August 1st, LBPD officers responded to an apartment complex in the 5400 block of Paramount Blvd. regarding a shots call...and arrived to find a man with multiple gunshot wounds to the upper torso.
A preliminary investigation revealed that the victim had been in the courtyard area of the complex, near the pool, when he was shot; he was transported to a local area hospital where he succumbed to his wounds.
As we post, LBPD says the victim, a young adult male, had not yet been identified pending notification of his family.
The motive for this shooting is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact LBPD Homicide Detectives Scott Lasch or Malcom Evens at (562) 570-7244.