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Police Investigate “Shots Fired” Report Near Old Pasadena, Find Ditched Handgun

Published on Thursday, June 7, 2018 | 7:13 am
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On Tuesday at 7:16 pm, Pasadena police responded to the area of Colorado Boulevard and Marengo Avenue regarding a report of possible shots fired, according to Pasadena Police Lt. Mark Goodman.

Upon arrival, officers spoke to a witness who directed them to the location where he believed the shots came from and saw the alleged suspects fleeing on foot. No suspects or victims were located. However, a handgun was found in some bushes nearby.

Lt. Goodman reports that there was no indication of a person shot at the scene, and Pasadena Police received no notifications from local hospitals regarding a gunshot victim.

The witness told police one suspect was a man, the other a woman.

The man was described as a Hispanic male in his 20s, with a thin build. He was said to be wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and khaki pants. The woman was only described as an an “Asian female.”

The investigation is ongoing, and the suspects are still at large. Anyone with information about this case is encouraged to call Pasadena Police at (626)- 744-4241, or you may report information anonymously by calling “Crime Stoppers” at (800) 222-TIPS (8477); by using your smartphone to download the “P3 Tips” mobile app on Google Play or the Apple App Store; or by using the website

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