LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31 (Xinhua) -- Three people were injured during a shooting Wednesday night in Hollywood, with one of them in critical condition.
The shooting occured just before 10 p.m. local time local time (0500 GMT, Thurday). All the three victims are male and two of them are teenagers, according to the police.
Police officers deployed in the area for security of Halloween night celebrations rushed the three to nearby hospitals, but the suspect or suspects had fled.
A 17-year-old boy was shot in the chest and a leg. He is the most seriously injured while the other two were shot in a foot or in the buttocks.