LOS ANGELES – Sheriff’s detectives are continuing their investigation Thursday of a man who was fatally shot in an unincorporated area near South Los Angeles.
The shooting was reported just before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 1200 block of West 110th Street, between Vermont and Normandie avenues, according to Deputy Brenda Serna of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau. Deputies responded and found a man suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper torso.
Detectives learned during their investigation that the victim was seated inside a vehicle in front of the home before the shooting, Serna said. After he was shot, he ran into the residence.
The man was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. His name was withheld pending notification of next of kin.
Police did not provide a description of the suspect.
Anyone with information on the shooting was asked to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online at lacrimestoppers.org.