An investigation was underway Friday morning after a fatal shooting in Norwalk left a man dead, officials said.
Deputies responded to the 1300 block of Elmhurst Drive around 2:45 a.m. after receiving a call for a medical rescue, according to a news release from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. They arrived to find a man unresponsive in the street, at the intersection of Elmhurst Drive and Longworth Avenue.
The man was suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, officials said. He was transported to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
Investigators say the shooting did not appear to be gang related.
No information on a suspect was available, and the weapon used in the shooting remains outstanding.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Department’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. To provide information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477, or visit the website.