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Homeless eviction begins at Fountain Valley encampment

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Morgan Gallerito wears a glamorous dress and holds a homemade dream catcher while being evicted with her belongings from a large homeless encampment along the Santa Ana River trail Friday. 

 (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
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 Lisa Weber, 57, who suffers from depression and has been homeless on-and-off for 30 years, moves all of her remaining belongings in a shopping cart across the street as she and fellow campers face eviction on Friday from their large homeless encampment between Warner Ave. and Edinger Ave. along the Santa Ana River trail on the border of Fountain Valley and Santa Ana.

 (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
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Syringes are left behind Friday along the banks of the Santa Ana River as authorities move forward with evicting a large population of homeless people from the area. 

 (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
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Orange County Sheriff’s deputies, along with Anaheim and Santa Ana police officers, walk through a large homeless encampment Friday between Warner and Edinger avenues along the Santa Ana River trail. 

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Officers walk through a large homeless encampment to enforce an eviction notice that began Friday along a stretch of the Santa Ana River trail on the border of Fountain Valley and Santa Ana.

 (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
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Larry Ford, 53, a U.S. Army veteran, who suffers from depression, looks in the mirror while shaving outside his tent. Ford joins a large group of homeless people who face eviction on Friday from their encampment along the Santa Ana River trail. 

 (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
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Ivan Reyes, who has been living in the Santa Ana River trail homeless encampment for the past two months, carries an American flag along with his belongings Friday. 

 (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
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Lisa Weber, 57, sleeps next to her belongings packed on the sidewalk and her car. Weber said she had nowhere else to go after being evicted from the Santa Ana River trail. 

 (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
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