A man was shot to death near the corner of Idell Street and Avenue 26 in Cypress Park at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Los Angeles Police Department Northeast Homicide Detective Brian Martin said that an identification of the victim, an adult male, was still pending as of 1 p.m. Tuesday.
No arrests have been made.
Martin said a description of the shooter was not yet ready for release.
"All we can say for now is that there was a homicide and that it is under investigation," Martin said. "We hope to be able to release more information later today."
Highland Park-Mt. Washington Patch will continue to follow-up on this incident. Check back for updates.