SHERMAN OAKS—A noise complaint in Sherman Oaks ended in a deadly shooting on Monday, February 13 with one resident killed and a suspect in custody.
The Los Angeles Police Department responded to the 14600 block of Moorpark Street, near Ventura and Van Nuys Boulevards at around 3:30 a.m. They discovered a victim at the scene who died before officials could render aid. The victim died of a gunshot wound and their identity has not been released. All that is known is that the victim was a 75 year-old male.
Witnesses at the scene stated that the two men involved were neighbors and that a noise complaint had been made against the victim prior to the dispute. Details about the dispute are unknown. It‘s unclear whether the incident occurred at a residence in the area or on the street.
The suspect was taken into custody that morning. His name has not been released and all that is known is that he is 43 years-old.
Authorities classified the case as a homicide and are currently investigating. Anyone with information is asked to contact the LAPD at 818-374-9500.