Homicide detectives were responding to a home El Monte where three people were shot to death Tuesday night.
Two women and a man were pronounced dead at the scene in the 9900 block of Marshall Street (map), according to the Los Agneles County Sheriff’s Department.
The address is in a residential area of the San Gabriel Valley city.
Authorities were called to the scene just after 8:30 p.m., the sheriff’s department said in a news release.
Sheriff’s department detectives were assisting the El Monte Police Department with the investigation.
Anyone with information was asked to call the sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500.
Those who want to remain anonymous can call “Crime Stoppers” at 800-222-8477 (TIPS), or text the letters TIPLA plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES), or visit http://lacrimestoppers.org.