PALMDALE – Sheriff’s homicide detectives are investigating a shooting in Palmdale that left one man dead and another critically wounded late Monday afternoon.
The shooting was reported around 5:37 p.m. Monday, March 21, on the 2500 block of Olive Drive, near Joshua Hills Park, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
Palmdale Sheriff’s Station deputies responded to the area regarding a gunshot victim call, and “upon their arrival, they located a male Black adult suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper torso. Deputies located a second male Black adult also suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper torso,” the news release states.
“Both victims were transported to a local area hospital. One of the victims, a male Black in his 40s was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The second victim, a male Black in his 20s, was listed in critical, but stable condition,” the sheriff’s news release states.
No suspect description was provided, and no further information on the circumstances surrounding the shooting was immediately available Tuesday morning.
Anyone with information on this shooting is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500.
11 comments for "One dead, one wounded in Palmdale shooting"
Christopher Smith says
You hear all about these folks screaming black lives matter but yet black lives is what’s taking black lives out left and right but it’s not a hate crime but if a white Liv
Fe takes out a black life then it’s a hate crime and they protest and riot but if a black life kills a white life it’s not a hate crime hell your lucky if it’s even heard about what has this dame world come to black white brown yellow red green hot pink it don’t matter if it’s a life then it matters plan and simple if your to racist to see that you don’t need to be in society
It’s never Asian medical students doing this stuff.
Stereotype Much? says
From the lips of the all-knowing mayor Raymond Rex Parris:
“Good things happen when you’re able to increase your Asian population to a certain threshold: Crime rates go down, education levels go up,” Parris told Vice. “Interestingly, the same thing happens with the gays.”
America's Most Says Facts Are Inconvenient says
I can’t believe I agree with Wrecks, but my experience growing up in NYC leads me to believe both statements are true. Both demographics were great neighbors as far as I’m concerned.
TWO POOR INNOCENT YOUNG LADS ENJOYING A PRAYER PICNIC PERHAPS..?
QUIETLY STUDYING THEIR BIBLES AHEAD OF NEXT SUNDAY’S SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSONS…
Or perhaps they were just out for an evening jog…
Wow. I think it was actually a father and stepson shot by a baby momma and took a 2 year old if I remember the story right. But u go with yours, I know it fits your narrative better.
It’s bossy to you says
Or perhaps y’all both are ignorant. Regardless of what they were doing lives were lost, have some respect for the families because had of been someone in yours…… you would be sick right now
Right on bossy! My family had to go through a broadcasted death and what the news was releasing was not the actual story. They do this to protect the case. It hurts seeing all these people talking and not knowing anything. Be respectful, someone lost their life!