Man fatally shot in Hawthorne
Authorities on Thursday were investigating the shooting death of a man in Hawthorne.
The victim, identified only as a black male, was found Wednesday night in the 14100 block of Prairie Avenue, said Michael Hannemann, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. No further details were available, Hannemann said.
-- Ann M. Simmons