Authorities Identify Man Fatally Shot In Compton

COMPTON (CBS) — Authorities Friday identified a man who was fatally shot near Compton Community College.

The incident, which occurred about 5:40 p.m. Thursday in the 1200 block of East Artesia Boulevard, fatally wounded 20-year-old Vincent Crawford of Lynwood, authorities said.

No arrests were reported.

Anyone with knowledge of the shooting was urged to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

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