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Pomona police shoot, kill man

October 16, 2011 |  3:49 pm

Pomona police shot and killed a man Sunday morning.

The shooting took place on the 900 block of West Holt Avenue at about 8:40 a.m., according to Deputy Guillermina Saldana of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. 

An unknown number of officers fired on a black man, who was pronounced dead at the scene, Saldana said. She had no further details on the circumstances. Pomona police referred all inquires to the Sheriff's Department, which was called in to investigate the officer-involved shooting.

Investigators remained on scene Sunday afternoon.


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