GARDENA (CBSLA.com) — Homicide detectives investigated the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man on Friday.
Shortly after midnight, deputies were sent to the 14400 block of South Loness Avenue for report of a shooting.
Upon their arrival, authorities located an adult man lying inside the doorway of the home, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds to his upper torso.
Paramedics transported the victim to a hospital where he later died. His identity is being withheld pending family notification.
No other occupants were inside the home.
A witness reported a vehicle was heard speeding away following the gunfire.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department at (323) 890-5500.