Part of Hollywood is shutdown as the police investigate a shooting incident that occurred on the corner of Hollywood boulevard and Las Palmas avenue. The shooting took place at approximately 2 a.m. Sunday morning local time. The victim, according to reports from locals on site, was shot twice in the chest, and was rushed into an ambulance and taken to the hospital. Although people on site and several tweets claim the shooting was fatal, the status of the victim is unknown, as the police did not confirm a fatality to the reporter on site.
By Halldor Fannar Sigurgeirsson
Interviews conducted on scene