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Shootings studied for links to fatal Valley rampage
Shootings studied for links to fatal Valley rampage

Authorities are investigating whether the killings of three people Sunday morning in a San Fernando Valley crime rampage are linked to a rash of recent shootings on Los Angeles-area roadways, including some that were originally considered unrelated episodes of road rage. Detectives have identified at least six shootings over the last five months that bear striking similarities to the violence Sunday, when someone in a sport utility vehicle opened fire on people with a shotgun in three encounters. Last week, a woman was seriously hurt when her car was fired upon with a shotgun as she got off the 5 Freeway in Atwater Village. A day later, a man was found dead, slumped over the wheel of his...

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