LOS ANGELES, Calif.–Two suspected gang members were wounded in a drive-by shooting Tuesday tonight in South Los Angeles.
Two suspects in a sedan yelled a gang slogan and opened fire on the victims, one 29 and the other 25 years old, around 8:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of East Vernon Avenue, near Ascot Avenue, said Los Angeles Police Department Sgt. Alex Baez, watch commander at the Newton Station.
One victim was shot in the back and left leg and the other was struck in the left leg. Both were hospitalized with stable vital signs, Baez said.