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Burbank man dies after being shot during argument

A Burbank man was shot and killed this week during an altercation at

auto body shop, police said.

Los Angeles Police officers, responding to a call of shots fired

at the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Mariposa Street about 3:30


p.m. Wednesday, found Gor Avetisyan, 23, and an unidentified man on

the ground with gunshot wounds, according to a press release by the

Los Angeles Police Department.

Both victims were taken to a local hospital, where Avetisyan died


from his wounds. The other victim, a 27-year-old man, was in critical

condition late Thursday.

According to the press release, the victims were arguing with an

unidentified suspect or suspects who shot them and then ran away.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the

LAPD Robbery Homicide Division at (213) 485-2531, or (877) 529-3855

on weekends or after hours.

Jackson Bell