Teen fatally shot near Hollywood Walk of Fame; street closed


A teenage boy was shot and killed Monday morning near the Hollywood Walk of Fame, prompting the street’s closure throughout the investigation, in response to authorities.

A taking pictures was reported about 1:08 a.m. at Hollywood Boulevard and Sycamore Avenue, stated Los Angeles Police Officer Lizeth Lomeli.

Officers arrived and located a 17-year-old with gunshot wounds and a firearm subsequent to him, in response to police. They carried out life-saving measures and {the teenager} was transported to a hospital, the place he died from his accidents.

The teenager was with one other suspect, described as a person round 5 ft 10 and carrying darkish clothes, they usually confronted a bunch of folks at Hollywood and Sycamore, authorities stated. The teenager and the second male suspect began firing on the group as they ran away.

The 17-year-old was probably shot a number of occasions by the opposite suspect as they had been attempting to shoot on the group, in response to Lomeli. The teenager’s title is being withheld pending identification and notification of subsequent of kin.

The second male suspect remains to be at massive and was final seen leaving northbound at Sycamore.

Hollywood Boulevard was closed in each instructions between Orange Street and La Brea Avenue.

A portion of Hollywood's Walk of Fame was closed after a teenager was fatally shot early Monday morning

A portion of Hollywood’s Walk of Fame was closed after a youngster was fatally shot early Monday morning within the 7000 block of Hollywood Boulevard.

(Francine Orr/Los Angeles Times)

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