December 8, 2019 #1 Local News, Forum, Information and Event Source for Venice Beach, California.

Man Shot in the Chest in Venice

Police are on the hunt for a man who shot a 26-year-old man in the chest outside a business in Venice on Wednesday evening, March 7. Responding to a call a 10:24 pm, multiple police cars raced from Pacific Division to Speedway and Windward Ave.

According to Lt. Joseph Sanchez of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Pacific Division, both suspect and victim were involved in a confrontation outside a business before the shooting occurred. The victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was taken to a hospital in critical but stable condition, Sanchez said.

Police do not know if the suspect and victim know each other and while Police have not released an official description of the shooter, witnesses said the man took off down Windward Ave., and described him as white with long curly hair, wearing a blue shirt and blue pants.

 

 

Related Posts

Venice Holiday Sign Lighting This Weekend

December 5, 2019

December 5, 2019

Venice sign to light up red and green By Staff Writer The stars will be out tonight in Venice! Kick-off...

Water Quality Advisory In Effect

December 5, 2019

December 5, 2019

Major rainfall leads to increase levels of bacteria in ocean By Sam Catanzaro Following major rainfall this week, Los Angeles...

Dogtown Relic Rip City Skates to be Demolished

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

Santa Monica skate shop looking for new location By Sam Catanzaro Rip City Skates opened its doors in 1978 in...

Statue of Homeless Man Confronts Passersby

November 29, 2019

November 29, 2019

“In The Image” by Ed Massey on display at former Savings and Loans building By Sam Catanzaro A seven-foot-tall sculpture...

Thanksgiving in Venice

November 27, 2019

November 27, 2019

By Guy Camilleri A week before my favorite holiday, Thanksgiving, a sense of anxiety fills me. I’m torn between two...

‘People will die’: City Opens Emergency Homeless Shelters During Thanksgiving Storm

November 27, 2019

November 27, 2019

1-2 inches of rain expected By Sam Catanzaro As a cold winter storm drops rain on Los Angeles, the county...

Venice’s St. Josephs Center Receives $5M Grant From Jeff Bezos’ Foundation

November 25, 2019

November 25, 2019

Funds will be used for bridge housing center By Sam Catanzaro Venice-based St. Joseph Center has been awarded a $5...

Chef Travis Lett leaving Gjusta restaurant? Yo! Venice Westside Local Show November 22, 2019

November 22, 2019

November 22, 2019

Yo! Venice Westside Local Show – November, 22, 2019 – All your local news, events and happenings in under 5...

Venice Couple’s Dog Killed by FedEx Package

November 22, 2019

November 22, 2019

Company under fire for tossing package By Sam Catanzaro FedEx is under fire after a Venice couple said a package...

Mar Vista Music and Art Walk This Weekend

November 20, 2019

November 20, 2019

By Keldine Hull The Mar Vista Music and Art Walk returns to Downtown Mar Vista on Saturday, November 30 from...

Venice Beach Police Officer Not Knocked Unconscious by Homeless Man? Yo! Venice Westside Local Show November 18, 2019

November 19, 2019

November 19, 2019

Yo! Venice Westside Local Show – November, 18, 2019 – All your local news, events and happenings in under 5...

Despite Saftey Concerns, Source of Needles That Washed up on Venice Beach Still Unknown

November 19, 2019

November 19, 2019

LA County lifeguards, Public Health still investigating incident By Sam Catanzaro Last Sunday a “large amount” of medical supplies, including...

Windward farms to stay afloat with community support? Yo! Venice Westside Local Show November 15, 2019

November 15, 2019

November 15, 2019

Yo! Venice Westside Local Show – November, 15, 2019 – All your local news, events and happenings in under 5...