WATTS – A 20-year-old man suffered a fatal wound in a Watts shooting, authorities said Monday.
The shooting was reported at 9:20 p.m. Sunday at 10929 Compton Avenue, according to a dispatcher at the Los Angeles Police Department’s Operations Center.
The victim was walking down the street when he was approached by a male who fired multiple gunshots at him and then fled, she said.
A private party rushed the victim to a hospital where he died, the dispatcher said.
The shooting was believed gang-related, she said.