LOS ANGELES -- Police say a 2-year-old boy has died after he was shot in the head as his uncle held him outside a home in South Los Angeles.
The uncle also was shot in the head and is hospitalized in critical condition. The toddler was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Los Angeles officer Karen Rayner says police believe the two were unintended targets of random gunfire.
The shooting occurred at about 8:30 p.m. Monday. The victims' names have not been released.
Rayner says nearby residents reported hearing multiple gunshots.
Police have no suspects.