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Two wounded in South Los Angeles shooting

Two adult males were wounded Thursday afternoon in a possible drive-by shooting in South Los Angeles, authorities said.

The shooting occurred about 2:30 p.m. in the 700 block of East Manchester Avenue, one block east of Avalon Boulevard, according to Los Angeles Police Officer Christopher No.

He said police were notified of the incident by firefighters.

"One of the victims appeared to be unconscious," No said. Other reports said the victim was not breathing at the scene.

A motive for the shooting was not known. The incident remains under investigation.


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