LBPD Investigating a Murder on 6th Street
Earlier today, at roughly 2:05 AM, police responded to calls of gunfire on the 700 block of East 6th Steet which culminated in the death of an adult male.
Police discovered an unconscious adult male in an ally behind a residence with a gunshot wound to his upper body, LBFD later determined the victim was dead at the scene.
The victim's identity is being withheld and has only been described as a 33-year-old male resident of Los Angeles.
The motive of the crime is unknown at this time, but police do believe the incident is gang-related.
The suspect is believed to have fled the scene of the shooting on foot.