Three teenagers were injured, one seriously, in a shooting outside a house party in Hacienda Heights, according to media reports.
It occurred at 9:30 p.m. Saturday on the 16000 block of Garo Street, sheriff’s investigators told the San Gabriel Valley Tribune.
Responding deputies said they found two boys, ages 15 and 16, lying in front of homes located one block apart near Garo. The 15-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the torso, the 16-year-old at shot in the leg, Lt. James Long of the Sheriff’s Industry Station told theTribune.
It was later learned that a 16-year-old girl also was injured.
As of Sunday morning, only the 15-year-old boy remained hospitalized, in unknown condition.
Some witnesses said the shooting was the result of a possible attempted robbery, but others said it stemmed from an argument or altercation related to a house party at the Garo Street address.
The suspects were described as four people who were in a gray or silver four-door sedan that was seen leaving shortly after the shooting, heading west on Stimson Avenue.
Anyone with information was asked to call the sheriff’s Industry Station at 626-330-3322 and leave an anonymous tip with L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.
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