LASD investigating double homicide in Bellflower

Police Thursday were investigating a double homicide in Bellflower.

Deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Lakewood Station were called to an area located near the intersection of Artesia Boulevard and Ardmore Avenue following a shots fired call just before 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Arriving deputies discovered two Black men, both in their 40s, in a driveway suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to their upper torso, sheriff’s officials said.

Get your top stories delivered daily! Sign up for FOX 11’s Fast 5 newsletter. And, get breaking news alerts in the FOX 11 News app. Download for iOS or Android.

They were pronounced dead by authorities at the scene and their names have not been released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online.

City News Service contributed to this report. 

Tune in to FOX 11 Los Angeles for the latest Southern California news.