Woman killed, man wounded in Cudahy car shooting

Authorities line a portion of Elizabeth Street in Cudahy after a man and woman were shot inside a parked car early Wednesday, July 6, 2016. (KABC)

A woman was shot to death and a man was wounded while they were sitting inside a parked car in Cudahy early Wednesday morning.

Authorities reported to the 5000 block of Elizabeth Street around 2:29 a.m. The victims were found and taken to a local hospital where the woman was pronounced dead. The man received treatment for unspecified injuries he sustained in the shooting.

The couple were inside a parked car on the street when another car drove up and someone opened fire on the couple, authorities said. It was unclear what led to the shooting.

No further information was released.

Anyone with information on the incident was asked to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Those wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
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