Man Shot To Death On Hawthorne Sidewalk

(FOX 11 / CNS) A man was shot to death in Hawthorne authorities said today. The shooting in the 11900 block of York Avenue was reported at 9:15 p.m. Sunday, said Deputy Crystal Hernandez of the Sheriff's Information Bureau.

The victim "was standing on the sidewalk in front of the location with his sister" when they were confronted by two suspects, Hernandez said.

"One of the suspects produced a handgun and opened fire," fatally wounding the victim, she said. "Both suspects got into a vehicle and fled southbound on York Avenue."

The man was transported to a hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, she said.

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