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Neighbors say Boyle Heights shooting involved love triangle
Neighbors say Boyle Heights shooting involved love triangle

The investigation into a man who reportedly accidentally shot himself with a neighbor’s gun while drunk took a tawdry turn Monday when neighbors told detectives the victim was having an affair with the gun owner’s wife. Police were still interviewing witnesses to the Boyle Heights incident, and it was unclear if charges would be filed, but Lt. Perry Griffith of the Los Angeles Police Department gave this account: Early Monday morning, a group of people were drinking at a barbecue in the 3200 block of Folsom Street when “a handgun joins the party,” Griffith said. The homeowner took out the gun to show it off. “It’s basically, 'I have a nice gun. Do you guys want to take a look at it?’”...

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