Man Fatally Shot At Party In Hollywood

HOLLYWOOD (CBS/AP) — Police are asking for the public’s help in trying to find a man they say pulled a gun during an argument at a gathering in Hollywood and shot one of the party-goers to death.

Lorenzo Smith of Los Angeles was shot near 1645 N. La Brea Avenue at around 3:10 a.m.

LAPD Officer Catherine Massey said Smith died at the scene.

Massey said paramedics rushed another person to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities say the gunman fled the party after the shooting.

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