Example of a Coroner's Office vehicle. Courtesy OnScene.TV

County authorities Wednesday identified a 24 year-old man who was fatally wounded while attending a house party in South Los Angeles.

Detectives say they believe the shooting in the 2000 block of West 78th Street on Sunday was gang-related, the Los Angeles Police Department reported.

Cordell Knight was shot at about 2:30 a.m., according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office. Paramedics rushed Knight to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No further information was immediately available.

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