A Pacific Palisades man shot and killed his ex- girlfriend after which took his personal life in a “tragedy for everyone, notably for the households,” authorities stated Wednesday.
Whitney Jade Washuta was shot within the higher physique at eight:forty three p.m. Tuesday within the 8700 block of Rosewood Avenue, close to Robertson and Beverly boulevards. The 25-yr-previous West Hollywood resident died on the scene, stated coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter.
Washuta’s ex-boyfriend, recognized as Kyle Patrick Ramsey, 27, of Pacific Palisades, was discovered lifeless about 10:10 p.m. Tuesday in a car within the one hundred block of South Croft Avenue within the metropolis of Los Angeles, Winter stated. The dying was categorised as a suicide, he stated, including that an post-mortem was pending.
A handgun was present in Ramsey’s hand by LAPD detectives who have been subsequently contacted by sheriff’s detectives, who took over the investigation.
“This can be a tragedy for everyone, notably for the households,” sheriff’s Detective Bob Kenney stated.
—Metropolis Information Service
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