Man Shot and Killed Near Hollywood Homeless Encampment

A man was found dead early Monday near a Hollywood homeless encampment.

A shooting victim was found dead early Monday on a Hollywood sidewalk.

A man was shot and killed early Monday morning on a Hollywood sidewalk near a homeless encampment

The shooting was reported just after 2:30 a.m. at Vine Street and Fountain Avenue. Several tents are on the sidewalk in the area.

First responders attempted CPR, but the man died at the scene.

"The unidentified victim was a male in his 40s and believed to be homeless," Los Angeles police said in a news release.

No arrests were reported. A description of the shooter was not immediately available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact West Bureau Homicide investigators at 213-382-9470.

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