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Four shot, one fatally, in Valley Glen gang incident

December 26, 2009 | 10:34 pm

One man was killed and three others wounded tonight in a gang-related shooting in a Valley Glen apartment courtyard, Los Angeles police said.

The victims, all Latino males whose names weren’t immediately available, were attacked by a single gunman about 7:05 p.m. in the 13100 block of Vanowen Street. The gunman fled.

One man was shot in the chest and died later at a hospital. Another was shot in the stomach and hospitalized in critical condition. The two other victims were wounded in the leg and hand, police said.

-- Mike Anton