NORWALK — A 25-year-old Bell Gardens man was shot in the elbow by another man who asked him where he was from Tuesday night.
The sheriff’s Norwalk Station got wind of the shooting at Flatbush Avenue and Foster Road from a 9-1-1 call at 9:45 p.m.
Sheriff’s Sgt. Maybury said the suspect walked up to the Bell Gardens man.
After asking the victim where he was from, the suspect said, “This is Norwalk” and shot him, according to Maybury.
The suspect left in a black Honda Civic which was last seen eastbound on Foster Road. A description of the shooter wasn’t available Tuesday night.
The sergeant said the victim was taken to a hospital and treated.
– Ruby Gonzales