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Man fatally shot in Lynwood

Hr Authorities are investigating the death of a man who was shot and killed in Lynwood early Friday morning, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.

Few details were available about the incident, which took place in the 3400 block of Alma Street and was reported at 1:15 a.m., officials said.

The man was pronounced dead at a hospital. He has not been identified.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.


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Image: Map shows location of Friday's shooting in purple, as well as 86 other homicides (in red) since January 2007. Credit: Homicide Report

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