A New Year’s Eve shooting in Norwalk left a man dead, authorities said.
The fatal gunfire took place just before 5 p.m. Monday in a residential neighborhood in the 14300 block of Carmenita Road, Deputy Dangelo Robinson of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Information Bureau said in a written statement.
The attacker targeted the 26-year-old victim, who died from his injuries at the scene, officials said. His name was not released Monday.
Deputies shut down Carmenita Road between the 5 Freeway and Alondra Avenue as they gathered evidence and investigated the scene, officials added.
No further details, including a detailed suspect description, were available. The motive was unclear.
Anyone with information can reach the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Tips may also be submitted anonymously to L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.