A man was wounded Tuesday afternoon in a shooting at or near a dental office in Carson, and as many as five perople were seen fleeing the location.
Deputies and firefighters were called about 3:30 p.m. to a report of a gunshot wound victim in the 23500 block of South Avalon Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
The wounded man was taken to a hospital, a county fire department dispatcher said.
The sheriff's department later tweeted that the victim was in stable condition.
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Four to five men were seen fleeing the location in an unknown direction, according to the sheriff's department, which reported that the shooting took place at a business it did not identify.