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Man fatally shot in South Los Angeles; gunman remains at large

July 15, 2012 | 10:16 am

A man was fatally shot in South Los Angeles early Sunday morning, and police are still searching for the gunman, authorities said.

The unidentified victim was walking from a liquor store on 103rd Street and Avalon Boulevard when he was shot in the stomach about 1:10 a.m., Los Angeles police Lt. Al Neal said. Witnesses heard four shots fired by an unidentified suspect who fled.

Paramedics took the victim to St. Francis Medical Center where he was pronounced dead, Neal said.

The shooting remains under investigation.


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