A 16-year-old boy was fatally shot in Carson on Friday night, authorities said.
The shooting was reported around 8:29 p.m. in the 23400 block of S. Avalon Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
The victim was transported to a hospital where he died, according to the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department.
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Detectives believe the shooting may have been gang related.
Anyone with information was asked to call the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500,