Suspected gang member fatally shot in Atwater Village
A 20-year-old suspected gang member was fatally shot Tuesday night after an argument in Atwater Village, police said.
The shooting took place about 9:15 p.m. in front of a home in the 2900 block of Glenmanor Place, according to Karen Smith of the Los Angeles Police Department. The victim, identified as a male Latino, was shot once in the head and pronounced dead at the scene, Smith said.
The suspect in the shooting was described as a man between 5 feet 6 and 5 feet 8 inches tall, wearing a black hooded sweat shirt. Smith said the victim and the suspect were believed to be in the same gang.
-- Julie Cart