|Location of "killer" apartment complex in Torrance tonight.|
August 22, 2010
It is being described as a "shooting gallery" tonight at a "mega" apartment complex in the South Bay enclave of Torrance.
At least one man is dead, and one of his neighbors is suspected of being the shooter. Here are the facts:
- Location is 4023 242nd Street, near Hawthorne Boulevard.
- Residents reported hearing gunshots about 3:40 p.m.
- Some news outlets are reporting that 16 to 20 shots were fired
- Torrance Police Department arrive three minutes later and find an an adult male with multiple gunshot wounds.
- Victim was pronounced "dead" at the scene.
- Suspect described as a middle-aged Latino.
- Complex goes on lock down, and remains on closed at 11:35 p.m.
- Reverse 911 calls to residents in complex after the shooting telling them to stay indoors.
- SWAT team began its search just after 10 p.m.
If you live in this complex....please share your thoughts....and remember to keep SAFE. Hit my comment section below.