At about the same time, a man was shot in the arm at 3rd Street and Westlake Avenue. The LAPD says it's unclear if the two shootings are related.
LOS ANGELES --Investigators are looking into a pair of shootings Monday morning, one was deadly, in the LAPD's Rampart Division. An argument between two men escalated into a fatal shooting around 5 a.m. at Valencia Street and 6th Street. The victim was believed to be a day laborer. His name has not yet been released.