Woman, 64, Shot 4 Times in Nickerson Gardens; Man, 32, Strangled to Death in San Pedro; Man, 50, Stabbed to Death by Son in NoHo

A 64-year-old African American woman was shot four times early Saturday morning  in Nickerson Gardens, but is expected to survive, according to the LAPD.  

Shortly before 5 a.m., the woman was struck in the stomach, right thigh, right calf and right arm shortly.  She was transported to St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.

Anyone with information can anonymously call the LAPD's Southeast Division  at (213) 972-7828.

Earlier, in San Pedro, police officers received a radio call of a possible homicide on the 100 block of South Gaffey Street. When they arrived, they found a male Asian, 32, deceased in a vehicle. A Coroner's investigator responded and determined the victim had died of strangulation.

Anyone with information can anonymously call the LAPD's Harbor Division at (310) 726-7700.

In North Hollywood, shortly before noon Saturday, a domestic dispute escalated and, when it was over, a black male, 50, was dead from knife wound, allegedly inflected by his 25-year-old son. The son is in custody.

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