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L.A. police seek suspect in Rampart-area shooting that left one man dead

October 30, 2009 |  8:31 am

Police this morning are searching for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a man in the Rampart area, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Officers responded to a call about 11:30 p.m. Thursday of gunshots fired at Alexandria Avenue and Clinton Street, said Lt. Darryl Ito. They found a man 25 to 30 years old with a gunshot wound in his chest. The man, whose name was not released, died at a hospital.

Ito said one possible suspect was taken into custody overnight, but police are still seeking another suspect.

-- Seema Mehta

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