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September 7, 2021

Pico Union: The Los Angeles Police Department’s West Bureau Homicide detectives are investigating a shooting that left a man dead.

On Monday, September 6, 2021 at about 4:42 a.m., LAPD Olympic Division officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 1300 block of Berendo Street.

When officers arrived, they found a victim of a shooting on the sidewalk. The victim was unresponsive. The Los Angeles Fire Department responded and pronounced the victim dead at scene.

The victim, a male adult, has not been identified. No suspects were seen.

The motive for this homicide is unknown.

Anyone with information on this shooting should contact West Bureau Homicide investigators at (213) 382-9470. During non-business hours, or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.