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By Samuel Alioto
Observer Staff Writer 

Woman Shot, Killed On Venice Boardwalk in Front of Her Husband and Others. LAPD Searching For Suspects

Shooting in Venice Beach just after sun down is said to be gang related.

 

December 6, 2020

12/1/20: LAPD cleans up after Venice shooting. Screenshot from Go Citizen

12/1/20: Late Tuesday afternoon in Venice suspects shot a wife in front of her husband, sources on social media said. The shooting was said to be “gang related.”

City News Service reports the shooting took place at 5:25 PM, and that the Los Angeles Police Dept. is searching for 4 or 5 men in connection with the shooting.

"WItnesses say she was on the ground not moving.She was taken to the hospital. Husband is wailing and screaming and throwing up, all alone. He's crying that she just had his baby," posted one source on social media.

The woman was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Her identity has not been released.

Investigators said the woman, her boyfriend and three unidentified males were involved in some type of dispute prior to the shooting. It’s possible the homicide is gang-related, according to LAPD.

The LAPD says it is searching for the three assailants, whom they described only as Black and possibly wearing hoodies. Anyone with information is asked to call the department’s West Bureau Homicide at 213-382-9470 or 1-877-527-3247 during non-business hours and the weekend.

Anonymous tips can also be submitted through Crime Stoppers by dialing 1-800-222-8477, or via the websites http://www.lacrimestoppers.org and .lapdonline.org.

The video from Citizen.com is inserted below.

Woman Shot, Five Suspects At-Large @CitizenApp

Ocean Front Walk & Windward Ave 5:32:58 PM PST

 

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