A man was found fatally shot Sunday in Altadena, and homicide detectives were searching for his killer.

The victim was found in the 500 block of Figueroa Drive about 2 p.m., according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. He was transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The sheriff’s department temporarily closed the eastbound and westbound lanes of Figueroa from Lincoln to Casitas avenues for an investigation.

A motive for the attack was unknown, and no suspect information was available.

The victim’s name was withheld pending notification of next of kin.

Anyone with information on this shooting was asked to call the LASD homicide bureau at 323-890-5500. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.