Three people were shot dead and hospitalized in Wilmington on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
Emergency responders received reports of multiple gunshot victims at the 800 block of North Lagoon Avenue in Wilmington just after 2 p.m., said Officer Tony Im, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department.
A 45-year-old woman, a 20-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man were taken to a hospital in moderate condition, said Nicholas Prange, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department.
There was no immediate information about the circumstances of the shooting or a description of a suspect.
The shooting is still under investigation, authorities said.
Aerial footage from the KABC-TV Channel 7 news showed what appeared to be a party in the backyard of a house near the scene of the shooting.
https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2022-08-16/wilmington-shooting-three-people-wounded At least three wounded in Wilmington shooting