Two men were shot dead in South Los Angeles Wednesday night.
They were gunned down on the 1200 block of West 87th Street in Westmont at around 11:30 p.m, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department spokesman said. They died at the scene.
LASD homicide detectives are investigating the shooting, which they say was gang related.
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Since 2000 Westmont has been the most deadly neighborhood in LA County, with 78.49 killings per 10,000 people and 135.59 killings per square mile, according to the LA Times.