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Innocent bystander killed in gang shooting

December 20, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Two people were killed Saturday night after an apparent gang shooting in South Los Angeles.L.A. police officers say the shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. on 50th Street near Central Avenue.

Officers say the shooters were aiming for male victim who was driving in his car.

He was hit and died at the scene.

LAPD officer Jason Lee said a woman walking home was hit by stray gunfire and also died.

"It appears she was shot with a bullet intended for the initial victim," said Lee.

No suspect information was immediately available.

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