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Woman shot, killed in Lynwood

October 7, 2009 | 10:50 pm

A woman was fatally shot this morning in the 300 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Lynwood, authorities said.

She was pronounced dead at the scene. The shooting occurred shortly after 10 a.m., the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.

The name and age of the victim have not been released. Homicide detectives are looking for witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (323) 890-5500.

-- Robert J. Lopez