Shooting scene
Police and firefighters at the scene of the shooting in downtown Los Angeles. Courtesy of OnScene.TV

One person is in critical condition Friday after being shot during an argument outside a CVS Pharmacy in downtown Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Police Department officers were called at 9:35 p.m. Thursday to Seventh and Spring streets, south of Pershing Square, on a shots fired call and when they arrived they found two men and a woman with gunshot wounds, Officer Annie Hernandez told City News Service.

A third man who was shot ran to Sixth Street and called police, NBC 4 reported.

Witnesses told police two men ran from the scene after the shooting.

One of the victims is in critical condition, according to broadcast reports.

Fox 11 reported there was a verbal altercation between one of the shooters and the victims prior to the shooting.

Two of the victims were taken to a hospital in unknown conditions and the victim who made the call to police declined treatment.

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