Los Angeles police say a man shot and wounded his caregiver before killing himself at his home in a gated community in Pacific Palisades.
Officer Sara Faden told NBC4 a report of "shots heard" in the 1400 block of Paseo de Oro came through at 8:24 a.m. Tuesday.
Responding officers discovered a man in his 60s dead at the scene.
A woman was hospitalized in serious condition with multiple gunshot wounds.
Neighbors tell KNX-AM radio they heard a woman screaming for help before the gunfire erupted.
Neighbors say the man had suffered a stroke and was on medication.
This story has been updated.