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Man killed, woman wounded in South L.A. shooting

September 26, 2011 |  8:38 am

Shooting A man was killed Monday morning in a shooting in South Los Angeles, police said.

Initially, police said a woman was wounded in a shooting at 6:30 a.m. on West 49th Street and South Grand Avenue. A 40-year-old man was killed in the same incident, LAPD Officer Gregory Baek said later.

The man and woman were sitting in a car when a man approached them from behind and shot through the windshield, police said.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The woman was taken to a hospital and was in stable condition, Baek said.

Police are searching the area for the suspect, who left the scene on foot, but no description was available. 

-- Abby Sewell

Photo: LAPD officers investigate the scene of a shooting Monday morning in South Los Angeles that left one dead and one wounded. Credit: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

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