Shooting in Venice Beach 2-1-12


At approximately 9:30 this morning, a shooting took place at the Pico Barbershop at 1920 Lincoln Blvd in Venice. The barbershop opens at 9am.

Photos by RM

A contact at the LAPD says that there were two victims in the shooting and that the shooter has not been apprehended as of 12:30pm. One victim was taken to a local hospital by a citizen in their own vehicle, the other by ambulance. Both victims are in stable condition. Officers are presently at the scene investigating.

Shooting in Venice Beach 2-1-12

The LAPD source related that they were not aware of any previous criminal activity at the barbershop.

The LA Times has a bit of information here.