18-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot in South Los Angeles: LASD

An 18-year-old man was fatally shot Friday evening in South Los Angeles, officials reported.

Deputies responded to the 1300 block of West 90th Street about a call reporting a gunshot victim about 9:56 p.m., the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department reported. Deputies found the man suffering from at least one gunshot wound to his upper torso.

A sheriff's detective told KTLA the man was on the sidewalk when he was shot.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators were on scene talking to neighbors and trying to determine what led up to the shooting.

It was unknown if the shooting was gang-related.

No other information was immediately released.