LAPD Investigating Fatal Shooting Outside Dog Park in Montecito Heights

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An investigation is underway after a male victim was found shot to death outside a dog park in Montecito Heights on Wednesday morning.

Los Angeles Police Department personnel were called out to the area of Avenue 60 and Monterey Road just after 7:30 a.m., LAPD Officer Lomeli said.

Officers responded to the scene and located the victim, described only as male, according to Lomeli.

The unidentified victim had been shot multiple times, a detective at the scene told KTLA.

A white sheet could be seen covering the body just outside Hermon Dog Park, not far from the Arroyo Seco bike path, Sky5 video showed.

The shooter or shooters remained at large, according to the detective. No suspect description was immediately released.

Police have not released any further details.

KTLA's Nidia Becerra contributed to this article. 


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