Man Found Dead In Montebello Street, Investigation Underway

MONTEBELLO ( — Authorities Monday were investigating the death of a young Hispanic man who was found dead in Montebello.

Montebello police received a “man down” call from the 140 block of North 3rd Street around 4:20 a.m., according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

When officers arrived on scene, a male victim in his 20s was found dead. Another man between the ages of 17 and 20 was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities said it appears a vehicle hit both unidentified victims.

“Investigators have learned that an argument was heard from the area just prior to the call,” officials said.

No suspect information was released.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323)890-5500.


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