POMONA (CBSLA.com) — Authorities Saturday were investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a 46-year-old woman in Pomona.

Officers responded to the 1900 block of Munhall Avenue about 12:11 a.m. Upon arriving on scene, they found the victim, identified as Daneta Fields of Pomona.

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Pomona police said Fields was found lying near her front yard, suffering from several gunshot wounds, according to a department statement.

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Fields was pronounced dead at the scene. A motive for the shooting was not immediately known.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting attack is asked to contact Pomona police detectives at (909) 620-3350.

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