A man was shot and killed in Compton Friday evening.

Investigators were called at 7:33 p.m. to the 1500 block of North Long Beach Boulevard, near Rosecrans Avenue, where they found the victim, said Deputy Eric Ortiz of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

The man was taken to a hospital where he died.

Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged 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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