Homicide Detectives Probe Shooting Death Of Man In Artesia

ARTESIA (CBSLA.com) — An argument between a group of men and a patron at an Artesia restaurant Saturday morning ended with a fight outside the eatery and a man being fatally shot.

The incident took place about 12:20 a.m. in the 11600 block of South Street.

The victim, who was reportedly hit in the torso, was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Officials said the suspect fled the scene in a vehicle described only as a compact.

No suspect information was available.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Los Angeles

KNX 1070 Newsradio

Listen Live