By CBSLA Staff

COMPTON (CBSLA) — A woman was fatally shot in Compton early Saturday morning.

The shooting occurred at around 5:50 a.m. in the 1600 block of East Kay Street, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

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The victim, a female Asian adult, was rushed to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead. She had one gunshot wound to her lower torso, officials said.

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No other information was immediately available. Anyone with information regarding the homicide to call them at 323-890-5500, or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.

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