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Man Escapes Injury in Artesia Driveby

The shooting was reported about 7:20 p.m. in the 18400 block of Ibex Avenue, in Artesia.

A man escaped injury Sunday night when he was targeted in a driveby shooting, a lieutenant told Patch.

The shooting was reported about 7:20 p.m. in the 18400 block of Ibex Avenue, Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt. Eric Lindblom told Patch.

The original call came in as an assault with a deadly weapon, he said.

There were four men in the vehicle, described as a Honda sedan with black rims, the lieutenant said.

Sheriff's detectives were investigating, Lindblom said.

 

 

CHS Parent February 11, 2013 at 04:31 PM
That side of the street is always having shooting they need to sweep up that street. I was at home and thought it was fire crackers because they are always lighting them. Then I heard the helicopter and was like sounds like a shooting. How sad is that.
bobby joe February 11, 2013 at 06:17 PM
@chs parent. maybe you should consider actually moving to Cerritos instead of leeching off of the parents who send their children to cerritos high and pay high taxes? instead of complaining? you're already getting quality education, might as well s t f u if you're not paying nearly as much in taxes. thanks. your child is prolly the sole reaosn why chs isn't increasing its API scores every year. why is that? why is cerritos not advancing while schools like diamond bar are? BECAUSE THOSE SCHOOLS DONT HAVE SCHOOL OF CHOICE.
Dale February 11, 2013 at 06:50 PM
bobby joe; sounds like you have issues with people in Artesia, maybe ? for the record, Artesia was there long before their was a Cerritos and all I have seen City of Cerritos do is bring all the big city troubles to what used to be a nice quiet area and all for MONEY
Local Person February 11, 2013 at 07:57 PM
Wow, you're way out of line bobby joe, not to mention off topic. So sorry to hear about this shooting in our area. We live in a fallen world and sadly it will only get worse.
CHS Parent February 11, 2013 at 08:10 PM
@bobby joe why would I want to move to Cerritos according to you all the bad people from Artesia, Norwalk, Bellflower and so on go to Cerrtios to rob you....I live in Artesia and my son goes to Cerritos and by the way the API scores are high don't know where you have been. You are just a hater and it sounds like you are just a misrable person. But I have good Karma and you don't....
whs alum February 12, 2013 at 07:09 PM
As a recent WHS alum, I have seen bobby joe's claims to be somewhat true though some claims are too exaggerated. Cerritos has definitely been influenced by troublemakers from the surrounding cities. That's why my family moved to Fullerton after I graduated.
LealParent February 13, 2013 at 05:11 PM
First of all Cerritos residents don't pay higher taxes than Artesia residents. And second, Diamond Bar does have a School/District of Choice lottery system just like ABC Unified.Sounds like bobby joe has a problem with the DISTRICT's system so why be so nasty to a CHS parent who happens to live in Artesia? And "s t f u"....really? Besides bobby joe's comment being way off topic it was just plain IGNORANT. You really need to get your facts straight.
LealParent February 13, 2013 at 06:43 PM
ABC Unified School District includes schools from Cerritos, Artesia, Lakewood, Hawaiian Gardens, etc. so it's ridiculous for you to criticize an Artesia resident the way you did.

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