LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A man was killed and a woman was critically wounded in a shooting in Hacienda Heights early Thursday morning.
Just before 1 a.m., Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of gunshots in the 3300 block of Turnbull Canyon Road to find a man dead at the scene. He was not immediately identified.READ MORE: List Of Juneteenth Events Happening Across LA County
A woman was rushed to a hospital in critical condition, a sheriff’s spokesperson told CBSLA.READ MORE: GoFundMe Set Up For Tomas Mejia, Security Guard Fatally Stabbed At Park La Brea Apartments
Investigators learned the victims were sitting in a parked car on a secluded section of the road, possibly ingesting nitrous oxide, when another car pulled up behind them, a gunman got out and opened fire on them, the sheriff’s department reports.
The suspect vehicle was described as a silver sedan last seen traveling south on Turnbull Canyon Road. The shooter was only described as a Hispanic male.MORE NEWS: United Teachers LA Vote In Favor Of Agreement With LAUSD For Physical Return To 2021-2022 School Year
There was no word on a motive. The sheriff’s department is investigating.