A man and woman were found fatally shot in a Sun Valley home Monday in an incident being investigated as a murder-suicide, police said.
The shooting on the 11200 block of Covello Street was reported shortly after 7 p.m., said Los Angeles Police Officer Mike Lopez.
Officers who responded to the scene found a man with a gunshot wound and a handgun and a woman with multiple gunshot wounds. Both were pronounced dead, police said.
Officers also found a 2-year-old child unharmed, according to Lopez.
Video from the scene showed an officer holding the diaper-clad toddler in his arms, trying to console him or her.
The child was being taken to a police station, Lopez said.
No further details were immediately available.
KTLA’s Nidia Becerra contributed to this report.
At approx 7pm a murder-suicide occurred in the 11200 block of Covello St. A female adult with multiple gunshot wounds & a male adult with a gunshot wound and a handgun were located. After a search of the home officers located a 2 yr old child unharmed, who is now in police care.
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