PACOIMA (CBSLA.com) — The LAPD is searching for suspects in connection to a shooting that shattered a car’s rear window in Pacoima Wednesday, shortly after gunfire in a separate incident resulted in the lockdown of a nearby elementary school.
California Highway Patrol Officer Tatiana Sauquillo told City News Service shots were fired near San Fernando Road and the 118 Freeway at 3:41 p.m.READ MORE: Hot Housing Market Driving Up Home Prices Across Southland
It was unclear whether anyone was wounded in the incident.
Another shooting was reported nearby at the 13500 block of Weidner Street at about the same time. That incident resulted in a brief lockdown at Telfair Elementary School.READ MORE: California Will Keep Mask Mandate In Place Until June 15
LAPD spokeswoman Officer Susan Torres said authorities are investigating if the two incidents are related.
A perimeter had been set up in the area to narrow the search for suspects. Police said Wednesday evening that effort had been abandoned after no leads were found.MORE NEWS: Family Of George Floyd Joins Family Of Anthony McClain, Of Pasadena, Who Was Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting
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