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Man, woman wounded in South L.A. car-to-car shooting

Woman and man seriously injured in a South L.A. car-to-car shooting

Los Angeles police on Wednesday night were investigating a car-to-car shooting that left a woman and a man wounded.

The shooting occurred shortly before 5 p.m. at South Vermont Avenue and West Manchester Boulevard in Vermont Knolls, said LAPD Det. Dean Vinluan.

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FOR THE RECORD

An earlier version of this post said the woman wounded in the shooting had died. She was listed in critical condition.

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Two cars traveling south on South Vermont Avenue pulled up next to each other and a person inside one of the vehicles fired at two people, Vinluan said.

A man in his mid-30s was wounded, as was a woman, who was listed in critical condition. She appeared to be 17 or 18 years old.

It is unknown whether the victims knew the gunman or if the incident is gang-related.

 

 

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