The shooting occurred about 3 p.m. Friday in the 6000 block of King Avenue, according to a news release from the Sheriff's Department.
The victim was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, authorities said. His name was not immediately released.
No additional information was released.
The investigation is ongoing. This post will be updated if more information becomes available.
According to the Homicide Report, The Times' online database, there has been just one other slaying in the last 12 months within a one-mile radius of Friday's incident.