Police received a report of a body Tuesday morning in a South Los Angeles lot east of the 110 Freeway.
Details regarding the victim's identity were not immediately available. Authorities said the female victim, possibly in her 50s, suffered a gunshot wound.
The body was discovered in the 8000 block of South Broadway (map). The call was received at about 8 a.m.
Aerial video showed investigators searching near a fence line between two lots.
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