Security Guard Shot Near Westchester Hotel
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A manhunt was underway Wednesday for the gunman who shot a security guard near a Southern California hotel, officials said.
The shooting was reported at 12:18 p.m. in the 5400 block of Century Boulevard in Westchester, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
The shooter fled in a black BMW, officials said. He was seen wearing a brown baseball hat, beige shirt and green shorts.
Aerial video showed ambulances and police cars outside The Westin Los Angeles.
Eastbound Century Boulevard near LAX was closed from Concourse Drive to La Cienega Boulevard were closed during the investigation.
Additional details about the shooting and the security guard’s condition were not immediately clear.