Crime & Justice

Woman shot to death on residential Hollywood street

Officials say a woman walking with her boyfriend in Hollywood Sunday night was shot and killed by a man who opened fire with a shotgun.
Officials say a woman walking with her boyfriend in Hollywood Sunday night was shot and killed by a man who opened fire with a shotgun.
NBC Los Angeles

Los Angeles police say a woman walking with her boyfriend in Hollywood was shot and killed by a man who opened fire with a shotgun.

Officer Liliana Preciado says the shooting happened shortly after 10 p.m. Sunday on a residential street just off Sunset Boulevard.

Officials say the suspect walked up to the couple and fired one round, striking the woman. He then jumped into the driver's seat of a black sedan and drove off.

The victim, a woman in her 30s, died at the scene. Her name has not been released.

The suspect is described as a man in his 30s.

Preciado says detectives are looking for possible surveillance camera footage.