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1 dead, 1 hospitalized in Koreatown shooting

1 dead, 1 hospitalized in Koreatown shooting
Black marker shows approximate location where one person was killed and another injured in a Koreatown shooting Monday. Orange marker indicate the location of two homicides that have occurred within one mile in the last 12 months. (Homicide Report)

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.

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.

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"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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