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Tuesday, July 6, 2021

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One Man Dead After Early Morning Car-to-Car Shooting NR21176jl

Venice: The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating a car-to-car shooting that left a man dead, and a woman seriously injured.

On Monday, July 5, 2021, around 2:36 a.m., Los Angeles Police Department officers from Pacific Division responded to multiple calls of shots fired in the area of 6th Avenue and Brooks Avenue. Additional radio calls came in reporting a car-to-car shooting with a victim injured at Lincoln Boulevard and Rose Avenue. Officers arrived at that location and found a vehicle overturned with two gunshot wound victims inside.

The Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded and pronounced a male adult victim dead at scene. The other victim, a female adult, was transported to a local hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.

The motive for the shooting is unknown. The suspect vehicle is described as a white four door sedan that left eastbound on Rose Avenue.

A large crime scene has been established and traffic will be closed around Lincoln Boulevard and Rose Avenue, and 6th Avenue and Brooks Avenue for the next several hours.

This is an ongoing investigation, anyone with information should contact West Bureau Homicide investigators at 213-382-9470. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.



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