COMPTON (CBSLA) – A man was shot and killed while on a bicycle in Compton early Monday morning.
The shooting occurred at 12:05 a.m. at Linsley Street and White Avenue.READ MORE: Student Fights Off Suspect In Violent Overnight Attack Near Chapman University Dorm: 'I Chased Him Back Up The Stairs, Cursing Him Out'
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded to a report of gunshots to find the victim with a single gunshot wound to the upper torso. He died at the scene. He was not immediately identified.READ MORE: Greater-Alarm Fire Collapses Commercial Building In Boyle Heights
The circumstances of the shooting were unclear.MORE NEWS: Family Of Man Killed In DUI Crash Outraged Driver Spent Only One Week In Jail
There was no word on a motive or whether the shooting may have been gang-related. There was no suspect information.