A man was shot to death Sunday in Compton and the shooter remains at large.

The shooting happened in the 1400 block of South Temple Avenue, north of east Bennett Street, around 1:40 p.m., according to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy Lizette Falcon.

The man died at the scene, Falcon said. His name was withheld pending notification of next of kin.

Detectives learned a dark-colored sedan was seen leaving the area around the time of the shooting, Falcon said. Detectives were scouring the area for witnesses.

A motive for the shooting was unknown.

Anyone with information on this killing was asked to call the LASD’s homicide bureau at 323-890-5500. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.

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