Two men riding bicycles were shot and wounded this morning near the Metro Gold Line Indiana Station in the Boyle Heights area. Photo via OnScene.TV.

Two men riding bicycles were shot Tuesday, one of them fatally, near the Metro Gold Line Indiana Station in the Boyle Heights area of Los Angeles.

The crime was reported around 1:30 a.m. on Indiana Avenue just north of East Third Street, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Ricardo Herrera Jr., 21, of Los Angeles died at a hospital, said coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter. The other man, whose name was withheld, was hospitalized but is expected to recover, police said.

No arrests were reported, and a motive for the crime was unclear.

Anyone with information on the case was urged to call homicide detectives at (323) 342-8964, or (877) LAPD-247.

 

—City News Service

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