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Nine shot, one killed during dispute at South L.A. party

September 24, 2011 |  7:32 am

Nine people were shot, one fatally, during a shooting at a party in South Los Angeles on Friday night.

The shooting took place on the 200 block of East 47th Street. Los Angeles police responded to a disturbance at the home.

As officers arrived, they heard gunshots coming from the house. Police believe the shooting was the result of some type of dispute but don't have details.

A 20-year-old man was fatally shot, a woman was critically wounded and the other victims suffered lesser injuries.

It's unclear whether police have any suspects.


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