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Teen Arrested in Downtown Shooting
Posted By admin On October 20, 2011 @ 12:29 pm In City of Los Angeles,News Briefs | No Comments
A 16-year-old boy was arrested Monday after he allegedly shot and critically wounded another 16-year-old in downtown Los Angeles, at about 3 p.m. on Third Street, just west of Hill Street, police said.
A police officer who was nearby witnessed what happened and took the alleged shooter into custody without incident, said Los Angeles police detective Gus Villanueva.
A motive for the shooting was unclear, he said.
Because the suspect is a juvenile, his name will not be released. Police also withheld the victim’s name.
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