COMPTON (CBSLA) – A man was shot and killed in Compton and detectives Saturday are continuing their investigation.
Deputies were called at 11:50 p.m. Friday to the 1900 block of East Pine Street near North Locust Avenue regarding an assault with a deadly weapon and discovered the victim lying in the street with at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso, said Deputy Armando Viera Jr. of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Information Bureau.READ MORE: Criminal Complaint Accuses Andrew Cuomo Of Forcible Touching
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Newsom, Buttigieg Announce Multi-Billion Loan Agreement To Improve Shipping Infrastructure At Ports Of LA, Long Beach
There is no suspect information at this time and the investigation is ongoing, Viera said.MORE NEWS: 'Survivor' Contestant Michelle Yi Describes Frightening Santa Monica Assault
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online.