SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. – A man was shot to death Monday in Sherman Oaks over what may have been a noise dispute between neighbors, and the alleged gunman was taken into custody.
The shooting was reported about 3:15 a.m. in the 14600 block of Moorpark Street, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
The wounded man died at the scene, police said. His name was withheld, pending notification of his relatives.
Authorities arrested a man in his 40s, police said. His name was not immediately available for release.
According to reports from the scene, the victim was a 68-year-old man, and the shooting suspect was one of his neighbors. The two were believed to have gotten into a dispute over noise that escalated into a shooting.
KTLA5 reported that the alleged gunman contacted authorities himself following the shooting.