Two homicides occurred today in South Los Angeles, one in Hyde Park and the other in the Broadway-Manchester area.
Shortly before 1 p.m. Saturday, a black male approximately 25 to 30 years old was shot multiple times near Brynhurst Avenue and 67th Street, a decades-long stronghold of the Rollin' 60s Crips.. The victim somehow made it over to Crenshaw Boulevard where he was pronounced dead at the scene.
About three hours earlier, officers from LAPD's Southeast Division responded to a "shots fired" radio call at 93rd Street and Broadway, Upon arrival, they found a 44-year-old black male laying face down, gunshots wounds to his back and neck. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers searched the area for the suspected shooter, said to be a black male between 20 to 25 years of age..
Anyone with information can anonymously call LAPD's Criminal Gang Homicide Division at (323) 786 -5100.
More details when they become available.