A man was shot to death in El Monte, authorities said Monday.

It was reported at 8:44 p.m. Sunday at Emery Street and Peck Road, according to Sgt. Gabriel Akchyan of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

The victim appeared to have gunshot wounds to the upper torso, Akchyan said. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead,

No further information was available.

Sheriff’s homicide detectives were conducting a crime scene investigation, he said.

Anyone with information on the shooting was asked to call homicide detectives at 323-890-5500 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).

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