Chelsea Schreiber

Man shot dead in apparent drive-by shooting in North Redondo Beach [Update]

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Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in North Redondo. Photo by Chelsea Sektnan

Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in North Redondo. Photo by Chelsea Sektnan

A man has died of multiple gunshot wounds suffered on a street in North Redondo Beach Friday night, according to police.

The Redondo Beach Police Department responded to a report of a man down at 8:05 p.m. on the 2300 block of Ralston Lane.

“He appeared to have been shot multiple times,” said Captain Jeff Hink of the Redondo Beach Police Department.

Neighbors who witnessed the incident described it as a “drive-by shooting.” They say that at least five shots were fired from a passing vehicle.

The man, whose identity has not yet been released, died later in an undisclosed area hospital, according to Hink. Police believe the victim was near a relative’s house. No other details have been released as police continue to investigate.

“It’s an active investigation,” Hink said. “It’s too soon to tell the motive.”

Anyone having information about this murder is urged to call the Redondo Beach Police Department in any of the following ways:
Direct – (310) 379-2477 Tip line – (310) 937-6685
Text – (310) 339-2362
Email – crimetips@redondo.org

Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in North Redondo. Photo by Chelsea Sektnan

Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in North Redondo. Photo by Chelsea Sektnan

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