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L.A. graduation parties turn deadly

June 15, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Two people are dead after two separate graduation parties in orange and Ventura counties.The first happened Friday night in Anaheim.

Two girls were throwing a graduation party when a group of five uninvited guests showed up.

Police they shot and killed a 21-year-old man.

A 15-year-old boy was also shot in the head but is expected to survive.

Police say he wasn't the intended target.

"The guy just took out a gun and started shooting up in the air and shot towards where we were at and i didn't see anything else," said Maria Ogara, who was at the party. "Everything went blank cause i thought they shot me."

The second graduation party was early Saturday morning at a home in the unincorporated community of home acres near Moorpark.

Police said Andrew Singler, 19, was stabbed to death after a fight broke out.

Officers don't know what started the fight and no arrests have been made.


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