One cyclist dead, another wounded in Boyle Heights shooting [updated]

BOYLE HEIGHTS — One cyclist was killed and another wounded after they were shot early this morning near the Indiana Gold Line Station, police said.

The two men  heard gunshots as they were riding near 3rd and Indiana streets at about 1:35 a.m. when they realized they had been wounded, said LAPD spokesman Drake Madison.

The victims were transported in critical condition to a hospital, where one of them died. The condition of the second is unknown, Madison said.


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No information was available about the suspect or suspects. It’s not clear if the shooting was gang related, Madison said.

This story has been updated to reflect the death of one of the victims

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