COMPTON (CBSLA.com) — A man was shot and killed Thursday evening in Compton.

The shooting was reported about 7:50 p.m. at the intersection of Wilmington Avenue and Brazil Street, according to the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

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The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the sheriff’s department.

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Detectives with the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau were investigating the killing.

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