160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! SYLMAR – A 23-year-old man was shot several times in the chest at a house party and died after being taken to the hospital early today, an LAPD officer said. A gunman fired at the man just before 1 a.m. in the 14600 block of Astoria Drive, Officer April Harding said. Police had not yet determined if the shooting was gang related.