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2 men slain early Monday in Pomona

April 12, 2010 |  8:52 pm
Click here to see homicides reported in Pomona since 2007 Two men died early Monday after gunfire broke out in a Pomona neighborhood.

Officers responded about 12:45 a.m. to reports of a possible shooting in the 1100 block of Murchison Avenue, the Pomona Police Department said.

One man was pronounced dead at the scene, and the second died en route to a hospital, according to police. Their names and ages were not released.

Since January 2007, at least 68 homicides have been recorded in Pomona, according to a database by the Times' Homicide Report. The vast majority of the victims were slain by gunfire.

Anyone with information regarding Monday's attack is asked to call detectives at (909) 620-2095.

-- Robert J. Lopez

Map shows homicides reported in Pomona since January 2007. Credit: Times' Homicide Report.