ROSEMEAD (CBSLA.com) — Homicide detectives Saturday were investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Rosemead.
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department detectives responded to the 8500 block of Olney Street shortly before 6 a.m.READ MORE: Parolee, Ironwood State Prison Inmate Charged In More Than $500K EDD Fraud Scheme
Officials on Saturday said a male victim was found with a gunshot to his upper torso after being pulled from a pickup truck with a passenger compartment filling with smoke.READ MORE: 'I Can't Believe It's Been Three Years:' Community Prepares To Remember, Reflect On Tree Of Life Shooting
Marcus Chambers, 53, of Rosemead was declared dead at the scene. Officials believe his death was a suicide.
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Anyone with furhter information about the incident is encouraged to contact the LASD’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.