A 15-year-old boy was shot and wounded Monday outside a police station in South Los Angeles in what's suspected to have been a gang-related attack.
The shooting was reported at 4:10 p.m. in the 7600 block of Broadway, near the Los Angeles Police Department's 77th Street Station, police said.
The victim was taken to a hospital, where he was in critical condition, according to Officer Liliana Preciado of the LAPD's Media Relations Section.
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The victim was shot after being approached by two male suspects, Preciado said.
Investigators said they believe the shooting was gang-related, according to Preciado, who did not elaborate.
Officers cordoned off the area to conduct a perimeter search for the suspects.