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17-year-old shot to death in Pasadena

March 7, 2010 |  4:25 pm

A youth was killed in a shooting on a Pasadena street Sunday, police reported.

About 9:50 a.m., police saw a 17-year-old man running near the intersection of Tremont Street and Fair Oaks Avenue. The officers discovered that he had seen shot, said Pasadena police Lt. Chris Russ.

He was taken by paramedics to Huntington Memorial Hospital, where he later died. His name was withheld until family members could be notified.

Police are investigating the involvement of two men seen in the vicinity before the shooting, Russ said. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pasadena Police Department at 626-744-4241.

--Carla Rivera