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2 injured in South Los Angeles shooting

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

May 19, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
LAPD Newton Division officers on patrol responded to a call of shots fired in South Los Angeles at about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.Officers called for backup and at least a dozen patrol cars came to the scene.

Two shooting victims were treated on the scene by L.A. City firefighters and were both transported to a hospital. One of the victims was handcuffed to a gurney.

The shooting was reported near the intersection of Broadway and 56th Street in South Los Angeles. Officers closed Broadway between 55th and 57th streets while they investigated the shooting.