A Whitney Street man was undergoing surgery Saturday night for multiple gunshot wounds suffered during an altercation near his home, police said.
Felix DeLeon, 25, of 261 Whitney, was shot several times with a pistol in front of 262 Whitney, homicide detectives said. No further information on his condition was available.
Police were looking for a 17-year-old male, believed to be a neighbor of the victim, who was last seen running north on Whitney. Police said the suspect is Hispanic, about 5-foot-8, 150 pounds with black curly hair and a gold earring. He was wearing a blue Los Angeles Raiders jacket and red sneakers.