LINCOLN HEIGHTS (CBSLA.com) — Four suspects are in police custody after a shooting in Lincoln Heights Tuesday.
SKY9’s Kevin Takumi reports undercover officers were in the area when they witnessed shooters in a vehicle on Mission Road and Main Street at approximately 3:15 p.m.
Four suspects fled the scene and went running into the neighborhood, three of whom were captured. An outstanding suspect is believed to be in a home in the area.
Another suspect took off in a vehicle which police pursued to Chinatown. The driver eventually abandoned the vehicle and after leading officers on a short foot pursuit was taken into custody.
The LAPD has set up a large perimeter and is searching the area around Mission and Thomas streets with a K-9 unit for the outstanding suspect.