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Shooting in Compton leaves one man dead, another wounded

Shooting in Compton leaves one man dead, another wounded
Map shows location of a shooting in Compton.
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Gunfire erupted in Compton early Sunday, leaving one man dead and another wounded, authorities said.

The shooting occurred at 4:20 a.m. in the 500 block of Long Beach Boulevard, said Deputy Jeff Gordon of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Homicide detectives were still at the scene hours later, he said.

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Officials did not release the names of the men or any other details of the incident.

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