Man Fatally Shot In East LA

By City News Service

A man was fatally shot Sunday on a street in East Los Angeles and sheriff’s homicide detectives were investigating.

The shooting in the 1300 block of South Atlantic Boulevard was reported at 6:36 p.m., according to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Grace Medrano.

The victim was taken to a hospital, where he later died, Medrano said. The victim’s name was withheld pending notification of kin.

Anyone with information was asked to call the sheriff’s homicide bureau at (323) 890-5500. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.

All tips can be made anonymously.

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