Early Morning Homicide Under Investigation in South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe, CA – On 4/7/21, at about 1:00 AM, the South Lake Tahoe Police Department received numerous 911 calls reporting gunshots near Sierra Blvd and Alma Ave. Officers responded to the area and located a male with numerous gunshot wounds. That male was transported from the scene and later pronounced dead.

A second male with a gunshot wound was also transported from the scene and is in stable, but critical, condition. The location of the incident is still closed, and the public is being asked to stay clear while Crime Scene Investigators process the scene.

Identities of involved parties are not being released at this time, as this event is being actively investigated. If anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact the South Lake Tahoe Police Department at (530) 542-6100 and reference case# 2104-0544. For media related questions, please call Media Relations at (530) 240-3700.

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