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1 dead, 1 hospitalized in Koreatown shooting

Los Angeles police are looking for two men in involved in a Koreatown shooting Monday afternoon that left one person dead and another hospitalized in unknown condition.

About 1:53 p.m., police received “numerous” calls about gunshots and two people hit at South Normandie Avenue and West 3rd Street, said Officer Sara Faden of the Los Angeles Police Department.

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Police set up a wide perimeter in the area and are looking for a male suspect, Faden said. A description of the alleged shooters and victims was not immediately available.

“There are no suspects in custody but we have quite a presence in and around the area,” Faden said.

The investigation was ongoing.

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