At least one killed, others wounded in Rowland Heights shooting

Scene of fatal shooting

Four people died after shootings late Thursday in this Rowland Heights home on Batson Avenue.

(Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Times)

At least one person was killed and and four were wounded late Thursday in a shooting in Rowland Heights, according to law enforcement and fire officials.

A man was fatally shot in a residence in the 2200 block of Batson Avenue in Rowland Heights just after 8:30 p.m., said Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy Trina Schrader.

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A suspect is in custody, and homicide detectives are heading to the scene, she said.


Rowland Heights shooting

Police and fire crews respond to a shooting in Rowland Heights on Thursday night.


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There were a total of four victims in the shooting, said L.A. County Fire Department Supervising Dispatcher Michael Pittman.

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He said that none of the victims were taken to a hospital.


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