2 Shot Following Altercation Outside Hollywood Eatery

HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Two men were wounded — one seriously — in a shooting following an altercation outside a Hollywood restaurant.

The shooting occurred just before 4 a.m. Sunday outside the Bossa Nova, a Brazilian eatery at 7181 Sunset, at Formosa.

Officials said the two victims got into an altercation with the suspect.

The suspect shot one of the victims in the chest and the other in the side.

Both victims were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, authorities said.

A watch commander with the LAPD’s Hollywood station said the man shot in the chest is in serious condition. The man who was shot in the side has stable vital signs.

The suspect fled on foot. Officers searched the area.

Police also detained a party bus to talk with possible witnesses, according to the watch commander.


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