Washington Middle School on Lockdown During Pasadena Shooting Investigation

Officials have issued a precautionary lockdown of Washington Middle School as police investigate a shooting in the 1600 Block of Fair Oaks Avenue.

Police say an African American man has shot an African American adult who was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police have officers on Washington Middle’s campus acting as security and have requested school officials keep all students inside until the investigation is over.

Police have re-routed traffic, blocking off Fair Oaks, El Sereno, Tremont, and Howard in that area.