DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Sunday October 8, 2017 / 1:44 a.m.
LOCATION: 16600 Block of Paramount Blvd
- Reported two pedestrians struck by vehicle.
- One victim is seen receiving CPR by paramedics.
- Vehicle fled scene north on paramount blvd, reported to be possibly a black sedan.
- Both victims were transported by ambulance.
- Reported that the victims and suspect were a physical altercation before the hit and run.
VICTIM INFORMATION: Two male victims
SUSPECT INFORMATION: N/A
HANDLING AGENCIES: LACoSD Lakewood Office / LACoFD / LBFD
CNS: PARAMOUNT (CNS) – A man was killed when an argument inside a bar in
Paramount today spilled out into the streets, where he was fatally struck by a
sedan driven by one of two suspects.
Two men were involved in an argument a little after 1:30 a.m. with four
other men inside a bar in the 16600 block of Paramount Boulevard, the Sheriff’s
Information Bureau reported.
The argument led to a fight, which moved out of the bar and into the
streets. During the fight, a suspect got his vehicle, drove northbound in the
southbound lanes of Paramount Boulevard and struck the victim.
The suspects, two men in their 20s, were last seen going northbound on
Paramount Boulevard in a dark-colored sedan.
Paramedics rushed the victim to an area hospital, where he died from his
Sheriff’s homicide detectives asked anyone with any information
regarding the fight to call them at (323) 890-5500.