- Associated Press - Tuesday, July 5, 2016

BELL GARDENS, Calif. (AP) - Sheriff’s officials say a man was shot to death while riding a bicycle on a path along the Los Angeles River.

Deputy Crystal Hernandez says the shooting Monday in Bell Gardens appears to be gang-related.

Hernandez says the victim was riding near Firestone Boulevard around 6:30 p.m. when the suspect approached on foot and opened fire.

The bicyclist died at the scene.

Authorities are searching for a male suspect described as wearing dark clothing who ran to a vehicle and drove off.

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