A man in his 50s was shot and wounded in Silver Lake Thursday and police were searching for the gunman, police said.
The shooting was reported at 6:05 p.m. in the 700 block of North Vendome Street, said LAPD Sgt. Mel Gamble.
He was taken to a hospital for treatment. The last check of his vital signs were stable.
Top news of the day
Police were searching for several males who scattered after the shooting.
It was unknown if a vehicle was involved. At least one witness reported that one sped from the scene, police said.