A homeless man firing a gun into the air wounded another homeless man in the Pico-Union area of Los Angeles, authorities said.

The shooting occurred just before 10 p.m. Thursday at Vermont Avenue and Venice Boulevard, according to Officer D. Orris of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Operations Center.

Paramedics took the victim to a hospital, where his vital signs were stable, Orris said.

The suspect was taken into custody, he said.


By Arlene Huff

Arlene Huff is the founding member of Golden State Online. Before that She was a general assignment reporter. A native Californian, she graduated from the University of California with a degree in medical anthropology and global health. She currently lives in Los Angeles.

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