Monrovia shooting leads to homicide investigation near Santa Anita Wash

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

MONROVIA, Calif. – Los Angeles County Sheriff’s homicide investigators were on the scene of a deadly shooting in Monrovia Monday. 

Officers from the Monrovia Police Department responded to the 700 block of West Duarte Road after a man was shot and killed.  The shooting was reported on Sunday at approximately 9:22 p.m.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a news release on the incident.

Video from the scene showed a second man being taken from the Santa Anita Wash where multiple agencies assisted in searching for a shooting suspect.  

The injured man on the stretcher appeared to be suffering from a wound to the leg as he was being transported.  

There was no additional information on a suspect or motive behind the shooting. The investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500 or you can provide information anonymously by dialing 800-222-8477.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.