The victim's condition is unknown. It is not clear how many times the rapper was shot.
The rapper Young Dolph was shot near Hollywood Boulevard on North Highland Avenue on Tuesday afternoon, resulting in a portion on the busy tourist spot to be closed, Los Angeles police confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter.
The call for the shooting came in around 1:25 p.m.
Adolph Thornton, Jr. better known by his stage name Young Dolph entered a unidentified business bleeding, police said.