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Sheriff's deputy shot in East L.A.

January 11, 2011 |  8:13 pm

A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was shot Tuesday night in East Los Angeles.

The shooting occurred on Floral Drive. The deputy was transferred to a hospital and his condition was not known, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.

It was unclear what happened to the gunman. No other details were immediately available.


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