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Federal prison bureau employee arrested in fatal shooting at L.A. bar

A U.S. Bureau of Prisons employee fatally shot a man and injured another outside a Los Angeles bar and then fled to Mexico before he was arrested, authorities said Friday.

The Los Angeles Police Department says 31-year-old Marco Antonio Garcia has been arrested on suspicion of murder. It wasn't immediately clear if he had an attorney who could comment on the allegations.

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Police say Garcia approached two men outside a bar in Van Nuys on Sunday night, took out a handgun and fired multiple rounds. One man was killed and another was injured.

Investigators are still trying to determine a possible motive. They said Garcia fled immediately after the shooting to Mexico, where he was arrested.

A Bureau of Prisons spokesman didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

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