Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) officers found a 59-year-old man deceased in his upstairs bedroom located at 2100 Block Sea Ridge Dr., in Signal Hill on Monday, July 23 at approximately 8:30pm. According to the SHPD, his girlfriend, 38-year-old Rachel Ann Roberts, had shot him above the torso.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, homicide detectives determined that Roberts had made an attempt to take her own life but was unsuccessful and is now in a local hospital with cut wounds. The investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information should contact the LA County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.