A man was shot and wounded late Monday morning in the southwest Los Angeles area, and the assailant ran from the scene armed with a handgun.
The shooting was reported about 10:50 a.m. near Sixth and Slauson avenues, the Los Angeles Police Department reported.
The man, who was not immediately identified, was hospitalized with injuries of unknown severity.
The suspect appeared to be in his mid-30s, police said.
For more crime-related news, two robbery suspects were arrested in Glendale.