Man Shot, Killed Near Inglewood Bus Stop

An investigation was underway in Inglewood early Wednesday after a man was fatally shot at a bus stop in Inglewood.

The victim, identified as Akeem Dashawn Leggins, was waiting for a bus near the intersection of West Beach Avenue and Venice Way (map) shortly before 5:30 p.m. Tuesday when he was shot multiple times, according to authorities.

Witnesses told police that they saw someone get out of a truck and open fire before jumping back into the vehicle and taking off.

Authorities did not immediately have a description of the shooter or the truck.

Jennifer Gould reports from Inglewood for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.

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