By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Authorities today continued to investigate the shooting death of an 18-year-old man in the North Hills area of Los Angeles.

The shooting was reported at about 7:30 p.m. Friday in the 8900 block of Orion Avenue, said Officer Mike Lopez of the Los Angeles Police Department.

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The victim, Ryan Castellanos, was pronounced dead at the scene, Lopez said.

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No suspect information was available, he said, beyond the fact that a compact sedan was last seen fleeing the area.

Homicide detectives from the LAPD’s Valley Bureau urged anyone with information regarding the shooting to call them at 818-374-9550 or Crime
Stoppers at 800-222-8477.

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