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Anaheim police identify 18-year-old man found shot in alley

Ivan Rivera died hours after being shot in an Anaheim alley
Anaheim detectives believe two men were shot by rival gang members
Ivan Rivera became the third person to die of gunshot wounds in Orange County since Friday

As detectives continued to investigate, Anaheim police on Wednesday identified an 18-year-old man who died shortly after police found him suffering from gunshot wounds in an alley.

Ivan Rivera of Anaheim and an unidentified 21-year-old man who survived the attack were found by Anaheim police about 1 a.m. Tuesday in the 1700 block of West Glen Avenue.

Each suffered from at least one gunshot wound, said Lt. Bob Dunn, spokesman for the Anaheim Police Department.

The 21-year-old man was treated at a local hospital and released, but Rivera died at about 3 a.m., Dunn said.

Rivera became Orange County's third fatal shooting victim since Friday.

Police believe the men may have been shot by rival gang members, Dunn said.

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