Man Shot, Killed on North Hollywood Street | NBC Southern California

Man Shot, Killed on North Hollywood Street

Police spoke with the man in a nearby park before the shooting near an elementary school



    Los Angles Police Department vehicles at the scene of a fatal shooting Monday April 7, 2014 in North Hollywood.

    No arrests have been reported after a man was shot and killed early Monday on a North Hollywood street.

    The shooting occurred just before 1 a.m. near Tujunga Avenue and Kittridge Street. Officers responding to a 911 call from a driver regarding the shooting found the man's body on Kittridge Street.

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    Details regarding the gunman's description and what led to the shooting were not immediately available.

    Police encountered the victim, identified only as a man in his 50s, earlier in a nearby park. The man was shouting and possibly attempting to cut down trees, according to police. 

    A witness reported seeing a man running from the scene of the shooting, police said.

    Police determined the gunman was not in a nearby elementary school after searching the building. Streets closed for the investigation and search reopened early Monday.

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