MALIBU (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the fatal shooting of an adult male found dead Monday around 4:10 p.m. in Malibu.
Officials responding to the 25600 block of Pacific Coast Highway found a man’s body at the location. The victim was described as a Latino. He was declared dead at the scene.READ MORE: FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Emergency Use Authorization For Johnson & Johnson Booster
The coroner said the man had been shot once in the upper torso and today officially called the death a homicide.READ MORE: Some Parent Groups Proposing Monday 'Sit-Outs' At Schools To Protest Against Vaccine Mandates
There is no suspect information or known motive. Authorities did not know if the shooting was gang-related.
The investigation is ongoing, the Sheriff’s Department said.MORE NEWS: Section Of MacArthur Park To Close To Begin Repairs, Maintenance Work
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you wish to remain anonymous, call “LA Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477) or accessing their website.