1 Killed, 2 Wounded In South LA Shooting

SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A 40-year-old man was killed and two others were wounded Tuesday night in a shooting in South Los Angeles.

Officers responded to a shots fired call shortly after 7 p.m. in the 6400 block of Brynhurst Avenue.

Authorities discovered three men on the ground.

They were taken to the hospital, where one was pronounced dead, LAPD Officer Sara Faden said.

Faden said it’s believed that four men opened fire on the victims.

The intersection of Hyde Park Boulevard and Brynhurst Avenue was shut down for the investigation.

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