A man was killed Wednesday in a gang-related shooting in Huntington Park.
Officers from the Huntington Park Police Department responded about 5:05 p.m. to an assault with a deadly weapon call in the 6300 block of Pacific Boulevard, near Gage Avenue, where they found the victim down on a sidewalk suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, according to Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. His name was not released.
It was not immediately clear what prompted the shooting, and no suspect description was provided.
Anyone who witnessed the 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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