LA PUENTE (CBSLA.com) — Homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances behind the shooting death of a 23-year-old man in La Puente.
Authorities responded to a report of shots fired at approximately 11:15 p.m. Thursday in the 15800 block of Sierra Vista Court.READ MORE: Authorities Increase Security At Local Synagogues Following Texas Standoff
Coroner’s officials have identified the victim as Thomas Salas.READ MORE: Diver Goes Missing Off Coast Of Huntington Beach; Search Underway
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy Peter Gomez told City News Service Salas was pronounced dead at the scene.
No further information was available at press time.MORE NEWS: Female Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Car In West Covina
(©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)