BALDWIN HILLS, Calif. – A man was shot in Baldwin Hills and police Wednesday are investigating it as a gang-related shooting.
Officers from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Southwest Division responded at approximately 1:50 a.m. to 5791 Obama Blvd. just east of La Cienega Boulevard where they learned prior to the shooting the victim had been arguing with the suspect in the parking lot of a 7-Eleven convenience store.
Witnesses told police at some point during the altercation the suspect drew a gun and shot the victim before driving away from the scene.
Paramedics took the victim to a hospital where he was in stable condition.
There was no suspect description.
Officers are reviewing security camera footage at the scene.