Sheriff’s homicide detectives Friday are investigating the shooting death a young boy in Lancaster.

Deputies from the Los Angeles County Sheriffs’ Department’s Lancaster Station responded at 7:34 p.m. Thursday to the 1300 block of West Avenue H where they found the victim suffering from gunshot wounds, said Deputy Miguel Meza of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

The victim was transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Meza said.

There is no additional information available.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online at

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