Shooting near Beverly Hills steakhouse leaves 1 man hospitalized, police say

It happened on North Canon Drive in front of Nusr-Et Steakhouse next to Spago, the famous Wolfgang Puck restaurant.

Wednesday, August 17, 2022
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The shooting happened late Monday night on North Canon Drive in front of Nusr-Et Steakhouse Beverly Hills next to Spago.

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (KABC) -- Police are investigating a shooting near a steakhouse in Beverly Hills that left one man hospitalized.

It happened late Monday night on North Canon Drive in front of Nusr-Et Steakhouse next to Spago, the famous Wolfgang Puck restaurant.

Police say the man was taken to the hospital where he's in stable condition.

It's unclear what led up to the shooting, but police say based on a preliminary investigation, this wasn't a random shooting and there is no active threat to the Beverly Hills community.

One man who was eating at one of the nearby restaurants posted video of the aftermath.

"I just watched someone get shot, like 10 feet away from me," said Pedro Pertile.

"Me and my two business partners, we were about to check out. We were walking to the door and four consecutive shots go off. Everybody's ... scrambling, people are screaming."

Details regarding a suspect or suspects and a motive were not immediately available.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Beverly Hills Police Department at (310)285-2125.

Anonymous reports can be made by texting TIP BHPDAlert followed by your tip to 888777.