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Man shot to death in Norwalk

Approximate location of shooting shown in purple, along with 32 other homicides within two miles since 2007 in red.

Los Angeles County sheriff’s homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man who was shot and killed in Norwalk on Wednesday morning, authorities said.

Officials arrived about 4 a.m. in the 14000 block of Gard Avenue, near Rosecrans Avenue and Pioneer Boulevard. The victim, whose identity has not been released, was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities provided no additional information.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the sheriff's homicide bureau at (323) 890-5500. Tipsters wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477 or use the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.

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Map: Approximate location of shooting shown in purple, along with 32 other homicides within two miles since 2007 in red. Credit: Los Angeles Times Homicide Report

 
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