One wounded in West Covina shooting

WEST COVINA >> A man suffered a wound to his leg in a shooting at a West Covina shopping center Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
Police received multiple calls about 5:30 p.m. reporting gunshots heard at the Woodside Village Shopping Center in the 1500 block of East Amar Road, West Covina police Lt. Dennis Patton said.
“Our officers arrived on-scene and came upon a subject found to have sustained a gunshot wound,” the lieutenant said.
The victim, initially described only as male, was found to the rear of the business complex with a leg wound, he said. Paramedics took him to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center for treatment.
The victim, a man estimated to be 40 years old, as well as several witnesses at the scene did not cooperate with investigators, Lt. Pat Cirrito said.
No further details were available.

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  • sinbad

    finally found a post about this i was there when it happened i was getting water at rite aid and i was about to go home. I was about to take the route on the right side of the pepboys building ( the one where it has like a metal thing and makes a loud noise when cars drive by it) i was about to take the route when suddenly i hear a lot of cholo looking people making alot of noises i didnt really hear much because i was using headphones but i decided to take another route and behind me i hear 3 loud gunshot and when i kept walking i hear a man crying out.