LANCASTER – A man was found shot to death early Tuesday morning in Lancaster, and an investigation was underway.
The incident was reported around 3:57 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, on the 1200 block of West Avenue J-12, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
Information on the man’s identity was not immediately available. No arrests were reported, and no suspect information was released. The incident remains under investigation, and no further information on the circumstances surrounding the shooting was immediately available.
Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500, or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.
Editor’s note: We will update this story when more details become available.
UPDATE: The deceased was identified as 32-year-old Jesus Vega, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office. His city of residence was not immediately known.