A man was killed in a shooting Pomona police believe was drug and/or gang related, and the assailant remained at large Saturday.
The shooting was reported about 7:35 p.m. Friday in the 1100 block of East Pasadena Street, east of Clark Avenue, according to the Pomona Police Department.
The victim was taken to a hospital, where he died, police said.
Pomona police Chief Michael Olivieri tweeted about 10 p.m. Friday that a preliminary investigation determined “the incident may be drug and/or gang related.”
No information on a possible suspect was immediately available.
The department’s Major Crimes Task Force and Homicide Detectives were investigating the shooting, according to Olivieri.
Anyone with information was urged to call the Pomona Police Department at 909-620-2085. Tips can be submitted anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS or lacrimestoppers.org.
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