By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A security guard has been taken into custody in connection with the shooting death of a homeless man outside a 7-Eleven store in the San Fernando Valley neighborhood of Panorama City Thursday afternoon.

Aug. 19, 2021. (CBSLA)

The shooting occurred at 2:52 p.m. outside a 7-Eleven at Van Nuys Boulevard and Arminta Street.

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According to Los Angeles police, a security guard shot a homeless man, who died at the scene. The victim was not immediately identified.

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The security guard was arrested on suspicion of murder. He was also not identified.

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The circumstances of the shooting were unclear.