PACOIMA (CBSLA) – A wounded suspect is in custody in connection with the shooting death of a man in Pacoima early Saturday morning.
The shooting victim was identified as 30-year-old Andrew Stewart of Sylmar, said Lt. Dave Smith of the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.
The shooting occurred just before 2 a.m. in the 13900 block of Weidner Street, where Stewart was fatally wounded and the suspect, a 35-year-old man, also suffered some gunshot wounds, said Officer Mike Lopez of the LAPD’s Media Relations Division.
The suspect was treated for his wounds and taken into custody, Lopez said.
A weapon was recovered at the scene, and police believe the shooting was gang-related.
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