COMPTON (CBSLA) – Authorities are investigating the shootings of two men who were found dead in their cars in Compton and Willowbrook Wednesday night.
The shootings occurred about two hours apart.READ MORE: LA Schools To Resume Outdoor Sports; Participants Required To Wear Masks, Undergo Weekly COVID Testing
The first shooting occurred in the 600 block of South Ward Avenue at around 9:11 p.m., the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reports.
Deputies responded to find a man in the driver’s seat of a Toyota Corolla with gunshot wounds to his upper torso. He died at the scene.
The second shooting was reported in the 11700 block of Alabama Street.READ MORE: West Valley Animal Shelter To Reopen On March 15 After Closing Due To Pandemic
At 11:07 p.m., deputies responded to reports of gunshots to find the victim in the driver’s seat of a Toyota Camry with gunshot wounds to his upper torso. He also died at the scene.
There was no word on a motive or suspect information in either shooting. It’s unclear if they are linked.
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Anyone with information on the case should contact homicide detectives at 323-890-5500.