A person was shot and killed in Pomona Thursday.

The shooting was reported about 3:40 p.m. in the 600 block of Fillmore Place, near Hamilton Park, according to the Pomona Police Department.

The person was pronounced dead at the scene. Their name was not released pending notification of their next of kin.

Events leading up to the shooting were under investigation, and no suspect description was provided.

The homicide was the second in Pomona since Monday and 14th of the year, Aly Mejia, the Pomona Police Department’s public information specialist, told City News Service. There were 21 homicides in Pomona in 2021 and 13 in 2020, Mejia said.

Anyone with information on the shooting was asked to call Pomona police at 909-622-1241. Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online at lacrimestoppers.org.

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