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2 Carson shootings within an hour, 1 fatal

An investigation is under way into two shootings that happened less than an hour apart in Carson Monday night.

May 31, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
An investigation is under way into two shootings in Carson Monday.

The first one took place near Bitterlake Street and Bauchard Court. Authorities arrived on scene around 10:15 p.m. and found a wounded man.

The man died on scene. Officials are searching for a motive.

The second shooting took place about 45 minutes later about a mile away. Officials say a man was hit in his side and taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

There were no witnesses and the victim apparently did not see the shooter. Investigators don't know if the shootings are related.

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