LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A man was shot and killed on Monday evening near the unincorporated Athens area of South Los Angeles.
He was standing on the corner of Vermont Avenue and Imperial Highway when someone opened fire, killing him.READ MORE: Family Of Marine Corps Veteran Fatally Shot By CHP Officer Files $15M Claim Against State
There was no suspect description, and police have not disclosed a possible motive in the shooting.READ MORE: San Bernardino Surpasses 3K Total COVID-19 Deaths, Ventura Nears 900
The man’s name was not released, pending family notification of his death.
Anyone with information on this homicide was asked to call the LAPD’s Southeast Division at 213-972-7828. Anonymous tips can also be provided by calling Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.MORE NEWS: Woman Shot In Robbery Targeting Owner Of Beverly Hills Jewelry Store
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