Man Killed, Other Injured in Shooting Near Compton

Officials respond to a shooting in the Willowbrook neighborhood of South Los Angeles on May 29, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

A man was killed and another was injured in the Willowbrook area of South Los Angeles near Compton, officials said Monday night.

The incident was reported about 8:30 p.m. in the 13700 block of South Willowbrook Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

One of the men, described only as Hispanic, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other man, described as black, was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.

No other information was released Monday.

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the victims’ races. The post has been updated.