One Killed in South LA Shooting

Officials said the shooting may have been gang-related

By Irene Moore and Christina Cocca
|  Thursday, Mar 27, 2014  |  Updated 4:40 PM PDT
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Police investigate a shooting that left one person dead in South Los Angeles on Thursday, March 27, 2014.

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One person was killed after a shooting in South Los Angeles on Thursday afternoon, officials said.

The shooting was reported about 1 p.m. near Western Avenue and 108th Street, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

The victim, a boy, died at the hospital within hours of the shooting, officials said.

Three people were being questioned by authorities, and officials said the shooting may have been gang-related.

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