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Two Men Shot in West Los Angeles

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Two men were shot today in West Los Angeles, near the intersection of La Cienega Boulevard and Guthrie Avenue. The shooting occurred at about 12:30 p.m., and the victims have been described only as male, reports City News Service.

Both of the victims were taken to a local hospital, where one later died. The other is listed in critical condition.

It isn't clear what the motivation for the shooting was, and no suspects have been apprehended as of yet.