Los Angeles Sheriff investigators examine the 500 block of Long Beach Boulevard in Compton on May 5, 2013, after an early morning shooting left one man dead and another man injured. Detectives were still at the scene Sunday afternoon. (Jeff Gritchen /Staff Photographer)
COMPTON -- A 21-year-old man was killed and a 23-year-old man
wounded in a pre-dawn shooting attack in Compton today. | Photos: The shooting scene in Compton
The shooting occurred about 4:20 a.m. in the 500 block of South Long
Beach Boulevard, between Alondra and Compton boulevards, according to Sgt. Rich
Pena of the Sheriff's Headquarters Bureau.
Paramedics rushed both victims to a hospital where the younger victim
was pronounced dead, Pena said.
Sheriff's homicide detectives asked anyone with any information
regarding the shooting attack to call them at (323) 890-5500.