Man shot and killed in downtown LA drug deal

A man is died and about two injured in a shooting involving a possible drug purchase at a downtown retail/apartment building, according to Los Angeles Police Department .

LAPD say the incident was reported at approximately 7:40 p.m. Saturday in an apartment at 818 S. Grand Avenue.

LAPD detectives learned the suspects entered the location to possibly buy marijuana from the victim, who had participated in drug transactions before with at least one of the suspects. An argument broke out and a shooting ensued.

An unidentified 20-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other two men, ages 20 and 25, were transported to a hospital.

One of the men was shot and collapsed outside the building. He was transported to a hospital for treatment of his gunshot wounds.

The suspects were described as four Black men between the ages of 20 and 30.