West Whittier Shooting

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A man was shot multiple times in broad daylight today in the unincorporated area of West Whittier. Around 2:45 PM Saturday afternoon, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (Pico Rivera office) along with the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to the Sunshine Market, located on the 8800 Block of Norwalk Blvd. Deputies and paramedics arrived to find a male of unknown age that had been shot multiple times by an unknown suspect. It is unclear whether the victim was down inside or outside the store, Paramedics transported the victim to a nearby hospital in critical condition. A large crime scene was established around the store, and Norwalk Blvd was closed in both directions between Walnut St & Perkins Ave as Pico deputies continued their investigation.