A man was fatally shot Thursday evening near the Compton/Woodley Airport.
Deputies from the sheriff’s Compton Station responded about 6 p.m. to a person down call in the 1000 block of West Alondra Boulevard, near South Wilmington Avenue, and found the victim suffering from at least two gunshot wounds to the upper body, according to Deputy James Nagao of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, Deputy Grace Medrano said.
Anyone with information about the shooting was encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Those wishing to report anonymously can call 800-222-TIPS.
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