A teenager was shot and killed behind a church in Riverside early Sunday, police said.
The shooting was reported in the 5600 block of Arlington Avenue about 1:15 a.m. after an altercation broke out, according to the Riverside Police Department.
The incident occurred in the rear parking lot of Central Community Christian Church, officials said.
The teen, whose age or name has not been released, was taken to a hospital where he eventually died.
Detectives remained at the scene about 6 a.m. Sunday and were canvassing the area looking for clues.
Investigators were also interviewing several witnesses in hopes of finding out what led up to the shooting.
A skateboard and items of clothing were on the street near the shooting Sunday morning.33.946016 -117.425195