Highland Park -- Police are searching for the suspect involved in a shooting Sunday night that left a homeless man injured.
The shooting happened at about 8:45 p.m. in a residential area in the 200 block of Avenue 57. A male transient was struck by once by gunfire, said Lt. Sanchez with the LAPD’s Northeast Division.
He was taken to a hospital to be treated and is expected to survive.
Police said the suspect, a Latino male, remains outstanding. His motive in the shooting remains unknown, Sanchez said.
Twitter user Highland Park HLP said there were 4 suspects involved in the shooting and that they were last seen on Media Drive. But police could not verify that information.
#HighlandPark One person shot at 210 Avenue 57. Victims taken to the hospital. 4 suspects last seen on Media Dr. 57 is blocked off at Benner. Police investigating. @Simplyinformed @TheNewYorkBlvd @TheEastsiderLA pic.twitter.com/tSpgS8NOal— Highland Park HLP (@HighlandParkHLP) June 17, 2019