ARTESIA (CBSLA.com) — An argument between a group of men and a patron at an Artesia restaurant Saturday morning ended with a fight outside the eatery and a man being fatally shot.
The incident took place about 12:20 a.m. in the 11600 block of South Street.
The victim, who was reportedly hit in the torso, was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Officials said the suspect fled the scene in a vehicle described only as a compact.
No suspect information was available.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.