SOUTH LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gunshots fired from a car have killed a 14-year-old boy near South Los Angeles.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says the boy was walking at about 12:30 a.m. Thursday in the unincorporated Westmont area when he passed a car stopped in the street.

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Witnesses told authorities that shots rang out from the passenger side of the car as the boy walked by. The car then drove off.

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Deputies found the wounded boy on the sidewalk. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

No arrests have been made and a motive for the attack is under investigation.

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