LA PUENTE, Calif. - A 5-year-old boy was released from the hospital after he was shot in La Puente on Wednesday evening, officials said.
The shooting occured just after 9 p.m. in the 14200 block of Nelson Avenue, near Sunkist Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Investigators said the young boy was standing in front of a home when someone opened fire from a car.
The suspects were driving a newer model Nissan Maxima and remain at large, authorities said.
The young victim was discharged from a local hospital and his wound was described as non-life-threatening.
No further information was immediately released.
CNS contributed to this report.