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Sunday, September 12, 2021

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Canoga Park: The Los Angeles Police Department's Valley Bureau Homicide detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying the suspect or suspects responsible for the shooting death of a man.

On September 11, 2021 at 8:45PM, Topanga Area Patrol Officers responded to an "Ambulance Assault with a Deadly Weapon Shots Fired" radio call at the 7000 block of Vassar Ave. Upon arrival, officers discovered a male victim down inside one of the units. He had been shot twice.

The victim, a twenty-seven-year-old male Filipino was a resident at the location.

His identity is being withheld pending notification to family members.

No arrests have been made. There was no suspect(s) description at the time.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call the Los Angeles Police Department, Valley Bureau Homicide, at (818) 374-9550. Anonymous tips can be called into Crimestoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or by texting 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Online tips may be placed at www.LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.

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