Man Found Shot to Death Inside Alley in Bell

A man was found shot to death in Bell late Tuesday night, authorities said.

The shooting was reported around 10:15 p.m. in the 6200 block of Orchard Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

Deputies arrived and found a man in his 30s suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper body at the end of an alley. The victim died at the scene, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. 

A neighbor said he was startled out of bed by the sound of gunshots. He said it sounded as if there were two different guns shooting.

A description of the shooter was not immediately available.

Anyone with information on the shooting was asked to call the sheriff's homicide bureau at 323-890-5500. Tipsters can call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477. All tips can be submitted anonymously.

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