MALIBU—A man was shot and killed in Malibu on Friday, May 21. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is conducting an investigation on the incident.
Authorities responded to a call of gunshots on the 27500 block of Pacific Coast Highway around 4:30 p.m. When officials arrived on the scene, they found one man that had been struck by a bullet who was sitting inside his vehicle. He was shot once in the upper region of his body. He died at the scene shortly after authorities arrived.
The victim’s name has not been released to the public . The motive behind the shooting is not known. It was first thought to have occurred at the luxury rehabilitation center, Rise in Malibu, but the LASD discovered that to be inaccurate.
The LASD is asking anyone with information to contact the Los Angeles Sheriffs’ Homicide Bureau at (323)-890-5500. Anonymous tips can also be reported to Crime Stoppers at (800)-222-8477.