DOWNEY – Homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on the 7100 block of Luxor Street in Downey on Wednesday night.
Police officers responded to the location at about 7:30 p.m. after receiving reports of shots fired. They found a male adult suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds.
Downey Fire Department paramedics transported the man to St. Francis Medical Center where he died. His identity has not been publicly released.
“During the course of their investigation detectives discovered information that suggests this crime may be gang-related,” police officials said.
Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to call Detective Carlos Bejines at (562) 904-2334 or Sgt. Tim Lau at (562) 904-2304. Callers can remain anonymous.