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Glassell Park gunman identified

February 22, 2008 | 12:36 pm

The 22-year-old gunman killed in a wild shootout in Glassell Park yesterday has been identified by police as Daniel Ivan Leon, a member of the Avenues gang.

Leon died after a drive-by attack that left a 37-year-old bystander dead. The man, who police have not yet identified, was shot a dozen times. Police say the 2-year-old girl walking hand-in-hand with him at the time of the shooting was whisked away by witnesses and is physically unharmed.

Times staffers update the developing story.

--Veronique de Turenne