Fatal El Segundo shooting
Authorities on scene of the fatal shooting near an El Segundo park. Photo: OnSceneTV

Police found a man and a woman shot dead Sunday in an apparent murder/suicide at a parking lot in El Segundo.

Police were called to the 300 block of Pine Avenue at 12:45 a.m. where they found a woman lying in the parking lot suffering from gunshot wounds. They also discovered the suspect, a man, lying alongside the woman, said Deputy Kimberly Alexander of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

The location is at El Segundo Recreation Park.

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The man was suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. Paramedics responding to the location pronounced both people dead at the scene, Alexander said.

The suspect’s handgun was recovered at the scene, she said.

Anyone with information about what happened was asked to call the sheriff’s homicide division at (323) 890-5500.

 

–City News Service

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