A man is dead and police are searching for his killers after a westside alley murder.

The shooting happened just before 1 a.m. Saturday in the 1000 block of Colorado Alley.

Police say witnesses told them they heard men arguing on the tiny westside street, then heard a shot.

When they went to see what happened they found the victim lying dead, and saw a car leaving the scene.

Police say the witnesses told them they saw two men in a dark colored sedan driving away.

Investigators have not released the murder victim's name, but they believe he was in his 20's.