Man Shot and Killed in Koreatown

Detectives are investigating the shooting death of a man at a Koreatown apartment complex in the early hours Saturday.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting near the 700 block of South Serrano Avenue around 3:15 a.m., according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Upon arrival, officers were directed to a rear stairwell of a multi-unit apartment where a man had been shot.

Paramedics took the victim to a hospital, where he died of his injuries. The victim’s identity has not been released.

The suspects are described as two Hispanic males, who fled the scene southbound on Serrano Avenue in a white sedan, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact LAPD West Bureau Homicide Division at 213-382-9470. Anonymous tips can be made at

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