Carjackers shot the teen several times, and he was declared dead at the scene. The suspects fled the scene after the shooting.
The carjacking victim was not hurt.
Police are looking for three men, believed to be gang members.
Anyone with information is urged to call the LAPD tip line at (877) LAPD-24-7.
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