BALDWIN HILLS (CBSLA) – Officers with the Los Angeles Police Department were investigating a homicide Tuesday evening in the Baldwin Hills area.

Police had cordoned off the scene near the intersection of Hillcrest Drive and Santo Tomas Drive on the north end of the Baldwin Hills, close to Culver City, for the investigation.

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First responders attempted to transport the person shot to the hospital, though the victim was pronounced dead while en route.

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Police did not release any suspect information.

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It is also unknown if the fatal shooting was gang related.