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Man found shot in Signal Hill gated community

Police are seen at a home in a Signal Hill gated community where a man was found shot to death on Monday, July 23, 2012.

July 24, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A murder investigation is under way behind the gates of a quiet community in Signal Hill where a man was found shot to death.

The man was found in a home along the 2100 block of Sea Ridge Drive after police were called out around 8:30 p.m. Monday. It was not known if the call was made for a domestic disturbance, but when police arrived they discovered the man shot to death. After midnight detectives with the sheriff's homicide bureau were called out to join the investigation.

It was said that the victim died in the home, but no other details on the circumstances of the shooting were known. It was unclear if police were looking for a suspect as of yet.

Anyone with information should call the L.A. Sheriff's Department at (323) 890-5500.