LOS ANGELES – A man was shot and killed Thursday evening in downtown Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Police Department officers received a radio call at 9:09 p.m. regarding a man shot in the 200 block of Winston Street, near Los Angeles Street, in the Toy District north of Skid Row, said LAPD Officer Carlos Maldonado.
Officers found a man suffering from gunshot wounds and witnesses said a male suspect around 5 feet, 10 inches tall wearing a blue jacket was seen in the vicinity of the victim before the shooting, Maldonado said.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
The suspect fled the scene in a four-door sedan, possible gray, on Wall Street, police said.