Authorities say a man was shot and killed in Atwater Village on Tuesday evening.
Officers were called to the Chevy Chase Drive and Brunswick Avenue area around 7:50 PM, where they found a person with a gunshot wound, said Officer Jeff Lee, a Los Angeles Police Department spokesman.
The victim, identified as a man about 40 years old, was pronounced dead at the scene, said Margaret Stewart, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department.
A man believed to have been the suspect was last seen on foot, heading south on Brunswick, Lee said.
Further information was not available Tuesday.