The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a shooting that left a man dead in Lancaster Saturday morning.
The shooting happened around 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of 20th Street and Lancaster Boulevard.
“During their investigation, investigators learned witnesses traveling south on 20th Street West, observed the victim driving, heard gunshots, and saw the victim’s driver side window shatter. The victim pulled over to the side of the road. Witnesses flagged down a CHP officer to report the incident,” the Sheriff’s Department added in an update.
Sheriff’s Department officials confirmed that an unidentified man was shot in the torso and taken to the hospital, where he later died.
“There is no suspect or suspect vehicle description at this time and the murder weapon remains outstanding,” the update added. “It is unknown if this incident is gang related.”
At this time, anyone with information about the deadly shooting is urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. You can also submit an anonymous tip online.