LASD deputies were called to the 6800 block of San Carlos Street, located near the intersection of Orange and Rosecrans avenues at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by authorities.
The name of the victim has not been released and a description of a suspect was not available.
The investigation is active and ongoing.
Anyone with information on the crime was urged to call the Sheriff's Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online.
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