Five people were wounded when gunfire erupted in the Cypress Park neighborhood of Los Angeles on Saturday, authorities said.
The shooting was reported about 7:15 p.m. in the area of San Fernando Road and Merced Street, Los Angeles Fire Department officials said. One of the patients was critically injured, two were in serious condition and two suffered injuries described as not life-threatening, Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart said.
A witness who asked that his name be withheld said heard what sounded like a dozen gunshots, possibly fired from two guns at the same time. About eight seconds of silence followed before one final gunshot rang out, he said.
A Metro bus sat behind yellow crime scene tape at the scene, as at least 10 people were being detained by police in handcuffs.
No suspect description was…