2 men fatally shot at apartment complex in West Covina, police say

One of them was pronounced dead on the scene while the other was sent to a nearby hospital where he later died.

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Thursday, November 3, 2022
2 men fatally shot at apartment complex in West Covina, police say
Two men were shot and killed Wednesday night at an apartment complex in West Covina, police said.

WEST COVINA, Calif. (KABC) -- Two men were shot and killed Wednesday night at an apartment complex in West Covina, police said.

Officers responded to a call about a shooting in the 3400 Block of South Sentous Avenue at around 10:45 p.m., according to police.

When officers arrived, they found two men with gunshot wounds.

One of them was pronounced dead on the scene while the other was sent to a nearby hospital where he later died.

Video obtained by Eyewitness News showed a heavy police presence behind the Walnut Ridge Apartments on Sentous Avenue near Amanda Street.

Footage showed investigators blocking off a carport and surrounding a silver Mercedes sedan.

It's unclear what led up to the shooting and information regarding a suspect or suspects was not immediately available.

West Covina detectives are asking anyone with information to call 626-939-8500.