BALDWIN PARK (CBSLA.com) — Authorities said a homicide investigation was underway in Baldwin Park after a man was shot and killed on Saturday night.

The shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Whitesell Street and Virginia Avenue.

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The victim was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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Detectives with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau are assisting Baldwin Park police with the investigation.

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Anyone with additional information about this case was asked to call the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.