A woman was fatally shot at a home in the Lake Los Angeles area on Sunday afternoon and a man believed to be her husband was being questioned, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
The woman was described only as a Hispanic female in her 20s, and the shooting occurred at about 3:11 p.m. in the 15000 block of Newmont Avenue in Lake Los Angeles, sheriff’s deputies said.
She was found lying on the ground in front of the home and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The victim, who had one gunshot wound, was identified as a resident of the home where she died, but her name was not released.
A man thought to be her husband was taken to sheriff’s Lancaster Station for questioning, and authorities said there were no outstanding suspects. His name was not released.
A weapon believed used to kill the victim was found at the scene.
Anyone with information about the shooting can contact the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500.