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Halloween party shooting in Azusa leaves two wounded

Two people were shot at a Halloween party in Azusa early Sunday, authorities said.

Officers from the Azusa Police Department responded to the incident at about 1:20 a.m. Sunday, finding two wounded victims, a 21-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman, who were taken to a hospital for treatment, Det. Robert Landeros said. The victims' names weren't released.

The shooting occurred in a small housing complex on the 300 block of South Aspen Ave. in Azusa, where about 60 people attended a party that began Saturday night.

Investigators are pursuing a number of leads, Landeros said. Anyone with information can call the Azusa Police Department at (626) 812-3200.


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