Man Shot, Critically Wounded in Pomona May Have Been Targeted, Police Say
A man who was shot and wounded Friday at a home in Pomona may have been specifically targeted, authorities said.
Officers responded shortly before 5 p.m. to the 200 block of West Willow Street (map), where they found the victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, the Pomona Police Departments said in a news release.
The man, whose name was not released, was treated at the scene by Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel before being airlifted to County-USC Medical Center in critical condition.
The motive for the shooting was unknown, but the “at this point detectives do not believe it was a random act,” the release said.
No other information was immediately available.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Police Department’s detective bureau at 909-620-2085. Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous can call 800-222-8877 or 800-782-7463.