HARBOR CITY (CBSLA.com) — Police are on the hunt for the suspects who gunned down a former high school basketball standout in Harbor City.

Shailo Leafa, 21,was sitting with two other men when he was shot around 9:40 p.m. Wednesday near a parking lot at 259th Street and Western Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

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Unidentified suspects approached and fired several rounds, striking Leafa and another man, police said.

Both were taken to a hospital, where Leafa was declared dead. The other victim remains in critical condition, according to the LAPD.

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“There are no descriptions of the suspects and the motive for the shooting is unknown,” according to a department statement.

Leafa, who graduated Narbonne High School in 2011, was a point guard who led the school to the 2011 Division II Los Angeles City Section championship, the school’s first Division II section title in a decade.

He was also named the 2011 Division II player of the year in the All-City section before moving on to Fresno City College, where he also played basketball.

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