Man struck, killed by arrow in Lancaster

Man struck by an arrow in the upper torso dies in Lancaster

A man struck by an arrow died after leaving a trail of blood on a Lancaster street early Saturday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and several media reports.

Homicide detectives responded to the 43000 block of 27th Street West about 3:30 a.m. and found the victim, KTLA reported. The man was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, authorities said.

The man had an arrow wound to the upper torso, CBS Los Angeles reported.  

A man was taken into custody in connection with the death, but no further information was available, Deputy Juanita Navarro-Suarez said.

Authorities have asked anyone with information about the incident to call the sheriff's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

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