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UPDATED: Underwood Street in Pico Rivera Scene of Shooting Death of Female

Scene of Pico Rivera homicide investigation.

Scene of Pico Rivera homicide investigation.

Update:  Members of the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office have confirmed that the victim was a 27 year old Hispanic female, who was a resident of Pico Rivera.  Her name has not been released as of 5:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Original Post:

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Detectives responded to the 9400 block of Underwood Street, Pico Rivera, to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of female adult.

The shooting took place at around 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday night. The street of the investigation is located just south of Whittier Boulevard just west of the 605 Freeway.

According to a statement to members of the media, the victim was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

There is no further information available at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or by using the websitehttp://lacrimestoppers.org.

–Randy  Economy

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