Man killed in Lincoln Heights drive-by shooting; police searching for suspects

A man in his 20s was fatally wounded in a drive-by shooting Sunday in Lincoln Heights, authorities said.

The shooting occurred at about 2 a.m. in the area of North Broadway and Daly Street, said Officer Rosario Cervantes of the Los Angeles Police Department's Media Relations Section.

A suspect was talking with the victim when he stepped into a vehicle with three other suspects, drove by the victim and fired several shots at him, Cervantes said.

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Paramedics rushed the victim to a hospital, where he died.

The LAPD's Hollenbeck station urged anyone with information about the homicide to call them at 323-342-4100 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.