LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 25-year-old woman visiting family for Christmas in South Los Angeles has been killed in a drive-by shooting.
Los Angeles police Sgt. Shannon Hale says the woman was shot in the head as a car drove by shortly before 5 p.m. on the 700 block of East 87th Street.READ MORE: Hamilton Fans Evacuated After Fire Alarm Goes Off In Sacramento Convention Center
The shooting occurred in front of multiple family members while the woman was out in the front yard of the family home Wednesday.READ MORE: Missing Marysville Teen Carmen Miller May Be Victim Of Sex Trafficking, Police Say
Hale says the woman was visiting from Pomona and had no rap sheet or gang ties. She appeared to be an innocent bystander of possible gang activity.
Police do not have any suspect information.MORE NEWS: Proposed Campground Expansion At Auburn State Recreation Area Draws Concern Over Wildfire Risk
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.