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Police searching for gunman who shot three people, killing one

May 19, 2012 | 10:51 am

Click here to learn more about homicides in the area. Los Angeles police are searching for a man who shot three people, killing one of them, at a South Los Angeles shopping center.  

Aldo Zambrano, 24, was standing in the parking lot outside a mobile phone store an 112th Street and Avalon Boulevard about 11:40 a.m. Friday when a gunman opened fire, hitting him and two 20-year-old males, said LAPD Det. Sal LaBarbara.

Zambrano later died at Harbor UCLA Medical Center.

"Zambrano was the intended target,” LaBarbara said. The “motive may be result of an ongoing dispute with gang members."


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Image: Map shows location of Friday's shooting in purple, as well as 197 other homicides (in red) since January 2007. Credit: Homicide Report