[symple_googlemap title=”Shooting Death in Athens” location=”1700 block of West 125th Street, Athens, CA” height=”300″ zoom=”16″]

A man was shot to death Monday in the unincorporated Athens area of Los Angeles County.

Deputies sent to the 1700 block of West 125th Street at 4:41 a.m. on a “shots fired” call found the victim on the sidewalk, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body, according to the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

The wounded man, described as being in his 30s, died at the scene. His name was withheld pending notification of his relatives. There were no arrests.

Anyone with more information on the crime was urged to call homicide detectives at (323) 890-5500, or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.

City News Service

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