NORTH HOLLYWOOD (CNS) – Whoever shot to death an 18-year-old man in an alley in North Hollywood remains at large this morning, the Los Angeles Police Department reported.

The victim’s body was found in an alley near Vineland Avenue and the 11000 block of Kittridge Street about 11 p.m. Monday, said an officer at the LAPD’s North Hollywood Station.

The victim was dead at the scene from a fatal gunshot wound, the officer said. His name was withheld pending family notification.

A motive for the shooting was unknown.

The shooter remains at large, according to the LAPD. Anyone with information on the homicide was asked to call the LAPD’s North Hollywood Division at (818) 623-4016. Al tips can be submitted anonymously.