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Father shot, killed in front of son in South LA

Authorities investigate the scene of a fatal shooting in South Los Angeles on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011.

November 28, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A father was shot and killed in South Los Angeles with his 8-year-old son at his side.

The incident happened just before 9 p.m. Sunday in the 500 block of 84th Street.

Police said the man was getting out of his vehicle when the shooting happened. He was rushed to a hospital but died before crews could get him there.

The man's son was in the passenger seat when the shots rang out, but he was not hurt.

Police don't have a motive or suspects for the shooting.

Anyone with information was asked to call the Los Angeles Police Department at (877) LAPD-24-7.