A man was killed in a shooting in Compton Tuesday morning and the shooter was at large.

Deputies responded to the 2300 block of East Caldwell Street, east of Long Beach Boulevard, about 1:35 a.m., where they located the victim who was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

A description of the shooter and motive for the shooting were not immediately available.

The name of the victim was not disclosed.

Anyone with information on this deadly shooting was asked to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500.

Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online at lacrimestoppers.org.

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