LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Police on Saturday were looking for a gunman suspected of shooting a man in front of a liquor store in the Westlake area.
Los Angeles police Sgt. Herb Chang said the shooting in the 1200 block of West Seventh Street occurred about 11:10 p.m. Friday near Witmer Street.READ MORE: One Killed, One Injured In Traffic Crash On Freeway In Santa Ana
According to Chang, the victim had made a purchase and left the store before being shot several times.READ MORE: One Dead In Diamond Bar Crash On 60 Freeway
The wounded man ran into the store and collapsed, Chang added. His current condition was not known.
A description of the shooter was unavailable.MORE NEWS: Lifeguards Battle For Bragging Rights In Hermosa Beach
(©2012 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)