A man was shot dead in the early-morning hours of July 2 in Palmdale. The shooting occurred in the area of 70th Street East and East Avenue M, where he was pronounced dead at the scene, said Deputy Kelvin Moody of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

Deputies from the sheriff’s Palmdale station responded to the scene in response to a “medical rescue” call and discovered the victim, identified as Gregory Troulman, 63, had suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the upper torso, Moody said.

Sheriff’s homicide detectives asked anyone with information regarding the shooting to call them at (323) 890-5500.