The Los Angeles Police Division is trying to find a suspect who shot an individual carrying ladies’s clothes within the parking zone of a comfort retailer.
The assault occurred within the early morning hours of Tuesday at round 1:20 a.m at a 7-Eleven on the nook of Polk Avenue and Foothill Boulevard.
“That particular person sustained a really critical damage, mentioned LAPD.
In keeping with police, the suspect approached the sufferer, who was speaking with another person earlier than making “disparaging and offensive feedback.” The suspect then fired a number of occasions earlier than working away.
Paramedics took the critically-wounded sufferer to a hospital.
The capturing was initially being investigated as a hate crime.
“There was an argument close by,” officers mentioned. “However we consider the sufferer struck was not the meant goal of the capturing.”
Police mentioned it’s doable the capturing was a hate crime. The investigation is ongoing.
No suspect description was supplied.