A person was shot to death in the Central Alameda area south of downtown Los Angeles Wednesday, authorities said.
The shooting happened around noon Wednesday in the 5800 block of Compton Avenue, near East Slauson Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
No additional information was immediately available, including the victim’s gender or age.
Anyone with information about the death was encouraged to contact the sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous tips can be made by calling 800-222-8477.