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Westlake shooting suspect sought by police

September 3, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Police were searching for a male suspect in a fatal shooting in the Westlake district of L.A. Wednesday afternoon.Police stopped a gold 4-door Saturn sedan suspected of involvement in the fatal shooting of a man Wednesday afternoon.

The victim, a man in his early 20s, was reportedly shot at approximately 4:15 p.m. near Fifth and Bonnie Brae streets. The victim died at a hospital.

Police stopped the suspect vehicle and detained a female suspect. A male suspect fled the vehicle and ran into a nearby apartment building.

LAPD officers from the Rampart Division were searching the area around Bonnie Brae and Witmer with guns drawn.


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