Los Angeles Times

1 killed, 3 injured in Paramount shooting

- By Itzel Luna

A man opened fire Monday morning at an apartment complex in Paramount, killing one adult and wounding three others, the Los Angeles County Sheriff ’s Department said.

Police responded to reports of a shooting about 11 a.m. at the Enclave Paramount Apartments in the 13800 block of Paramount Boulevard. Police found four victims suffering from gunshot wounds, and “a number of them were transporte­d to the hospital,” Paramount Police Department Lt. Ron Ridley said.

One adult was pronounced dead at the scene, L.A. County Sheriff ’s Deputy Lizette Falcon said.

The suspect was wearing a mask at the time of the shooting, Ridley said.

Authoritie­s said investigat­ors are working to determine the motive for the shooting.

Anyone with informatio­n is encouraged to contact the Sheriff ’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from United States