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Car-to-car shooting in East L.A. leaves 1 man dead [updated]

March 26, 2010 | 10:01 pm
Click to learn more about nearby homicides on The Times' interactive Homicide Report A man was killed Friday afternoon in a car-to-car shooting in East Los Angeles, authorities said.

Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies said the assailants pulled up alongside the victim’s car at 3:52 p.m.  in the 4000 block of Hubbard Street and shot him.

Deputies said the unidentified man died at the scene.

[Updated March 27: At least 17 homicides have been reported within one mile of the 4000 block of Hubbard Street by L.A. County coroner's officials since January 2007, according to data collected for The Times interactive Homicide Report.

The most recent was the Nov. 25 shooting of Joseph Jones, 35, in the 4200 block of Olympic Boulevard in East Los Angeles.]

--Jill Leovy