According to LAPD, a young child is killed in a late-night shooting on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

A teenage teenager was killed in a shooting early on Monday morning on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, according to investigators.

The incident happened shortly after 1 a.m., according to the Los Angeles Police Department. in a popular area of the city.

Following reports of gunfire, police were dispatched to the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Sycamore Avenue.

Males were spotted fleeing the scene, according to the LAPD. When the police came, they discovered a 17-year-old nearby who was carrying a weapon.

He was taken to the hospital, but he did not survive. It is believed that the victim went to the location with a suspect and confronted a crowd of individuals there.

The child was shot multiple times before dying. Police pursuits are still being made for the second suspect, who is still at large.