HARBOR CITY (CBSLA) – Authorities are searching for at least one suspect in the shooting death of a man in Harbor City Thursday morning.
At around 11:40 a.m., 32-year-old John Albert Franco was shot near a bus bench at the intersection of the Pacific Coast Highway and Vermont Avenue. Officers responded to a 911 call to find him lying on the sidewalk with gunshot wounds.READ MORE: LA County Supports Less Strict Threshold For Disneyland, Other Theme Parks To Reopen
Franco died at the scene, police said.READ MORE: High-Definition Panorama Taken By Mars Rover Perseverance Shows Crater Rim, Cliff Face Of Ancient River Delta
There is no word on a motive in his killing, although police at the scene told CBS2 it may be gang-related. The number of suspects being sought is unclear.
Investigators received multiple descriptions from witnesses of a getaway vehicle, police disclosed, but are trying to narrow down an accurate description. No surveillance video was immediately released.MORE NEWS: No Criminal Charges Being Considered Against Tiger Woods For Crash, Sheriff Says: ‘He Was Lucid’
Anyone with information on the shooting should call LAPD detectives at 310-726-7889 or 310-726-7884.