Man Shot at Same East Hollywood Metro Station Where Woman Was Raped Days Earlier

LAPD released this surveillance image and suspect sketch of a man being sought in connection with a rape and assault at a Metro Station in East Hollywood on March 14, 2019.

LAPD released this surveillance image and suspect sketch of a man being sought in connection with a rape and assault at a Metro Station in East Hollywood on March 14, 2019.

A 26-year-old man was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of shooting another man at a Metro Red Line station in East Hollywood, the same station where a woman was reportedly raped earlier this month, police said.

The shooting occurred about 1 a.m at the subway station at the intersection of Vermont Avenue and Sunset Boulevard, said Officer Sal Ramirez, an LAPD spokesman.

The 45-year-old victim was taken to a local hospital, where he was listed in stable condition, Ramirez said.

No other details were immediately available.

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