Man Dies of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound at Firing Range

A man died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Sunday afternoon at a firing range in Van Nuys, authorities said.

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A map shows the location of The Target Range in Van Nuys. (Credit: Google Maps)

Officers responded about 2:30 p.m. to 16140 Cohasset Street, where the unidentified man was found dead, according to Sgt. Mike Patriquin of the Los Angeles Police Department’s West Valley station.

The Target Range, described on its website as an indoor shooting range and gun store, is located at the address.

The scene was calm when the officers arrived, said LAPD Sgt. Jim Harper.

Investigators believe the shooting was intentional, Harper said.

No other details were immediately available.