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Marcus Robinson, 18

Marcus Robinson, an 18-year-old black man, was fatally shot Sunday, June 26, in the 15700 block of South Haskin Avenue in West Compton, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

Authorities were notified of the shooting at 2:26 p.m. They did not know whether more than one shooter was involved.

Robinson and three others were shot, officials said. All of the victims were taken to a hospital where Robinson was pronounced dead at 3:15 p.m.

Coroner's records show he suffered gunshot wounds to the left side of his torso, arm and back.

Authorities said the others had injuries that were not life-threatening.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Tipsters who would like to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (800) 222-8477.

-- Ari Bloomekatz

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