Two men were shot Saturday, one fatally, in the unincorporated Florence-Firestone area near South Los Angeles.
The shooting occurred around 1 a.m. in the 9000 block of Compton Avenue, near 90th Street, according to Deputy Erin Liu of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Both victims were taken to a hospital, where one man died, Liu said. The other man’s condition was not immediately known.
A description of the shooter was not immediately available.
The names of the victims were not released.
Anyone with information was asked to call the sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Tips can be submitted anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS or lacrimestoppers.org.
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