Reward offered to solve murder of 5-year-old

SOUTH LOS ANGELES Five-year-old Aaron Shannon Jr. died Monday night.

He was in the backyard of his home dressed in a Spider-Man costume on Halloween when two men opened fire in an alley. He was hit in the head, and two relatives were wounded.

Investigators said the two suspects mistakenly thought the victims were members of a rival gang.

Anyone with information about the two gunmen was urged to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.

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