Witnesses chase down Skid Row murder suspect

LOS ANGELES Police said 26-year-old Michelle Cato shot a 38-year-old woman on San Julian Street on Skid Row. The victim was taken to a local hospital, but later died.

Witnesses, including the victim's son, chased the suspect toward a nearby police station, where she was stopped by a motorcycle officer.

The victim and suspect both live in South Los Angeles.

Police have not determined a motive. Cato is on parole for a prior narcotics conviction and was being held without bail.

The Associated Press contributed to this story.

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