California Gunman Shoots Four, Killing One

Police are searching for a gunman after a series of shootings in the Palms area of Los Angeles Thursday afternoon left one dead and three other people injured. The shootings prompted LAPD to go on a citywide tactical alert. Eight shots were heard in the 3000 block of Motor Avenue around 3 p.m. near Woodbine Park. Nearby Palms Elementary School and Palms Middle School were placed on lockdown as police launched a manhunt for the suspected shooter. According to Lt. John Jenal, when police arrived, they found one person dead and another wounded.