Detectives were searching for the gunman who fatally shot a man and wounded another in South Los Angeles on Wednesday night.
The shooting was reported around 11:30 p.m. in the 8700 block of Beach Street, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Deputies arrived and found two men in their 40s suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to a hospital where one of the men was pronounced dead, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
The condition of the other shooting victim was unknown.
The shooting was under investigation.