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Four arrested in connection with fatal beating of USC student
Four arrested in connection with fatal beating of USC student

Four teenagers were arrested in connection with Thursday's deadly attack on a USC graduate student, which Los Angeles police said was one of at least two alleged robberies the group attempted that day. Xinran Ji, a 24-year-old engineering student from China, was beaten with a baseball bat as he walked home from a study group about 12:45 a.m., according to two sources familiar with the investigation. Despite a head injury, Ji managed to stagger back to his apartment, where he was later found dead. The sources spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly. Investigators followed a trail of blood from his home to the scene of the attack just...

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