Man kills himself outside CHP station
SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities say a man has shot and killed himself in the parking lot of the California Highway Patrol station in Santa Fe Springs.
Lt. Steve Dean of the Whittier Police Department, which patrols Santa Fe Springs, says the incident was reported by a CHP officer shortly before 4 a.m. Wednesday.
City News Service says the victim was pronounced dead at the scene 10 minutes later. There were no witnesses.
Dean says the incident is being investigated as a suicide.
The victim could not immediately be identified.