One person is dead and three other people were injured early Tuesday while watching fireworks in South Los Angeles.
Amid the Fourth of July celebrations, gunfire rang out about 12:50 a.m. in the 1100 block of the East 56th Street, said Officer Jane Kim, spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department.
Three men and a woman were struck by gunfire and taken to a hospital, she said. One of the victims was later pronounced dead.
The shooting, she said, was gang-related.
Police told KABC-TV the shooting involved a group of people who were watching an illegal fireworks display at a party.
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