PALMDALE, Calif.–The Sheriff’s Department is investigating the shooting death of a Carson man identified as Taric Rashaw Leonard, according to coroner’s Lt. Joe Bale.

The shooting of Leonard occurred at noon on Sunday in the 38700 block of Larkin Avenue, said Deputy Jeffrey Gordon of the Sheriff’s headquarters bureau.

Leonard was taken to a hospital, where he later died, Gordon said.

Reporting from City News Service was included in this story.