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Man, woman found dead in South L.A. area

October 21, 2010 12:22:28 AM PDT
Two people are dead and one man is in custody after a shooting in Athens, an unincorporated area of south Los Angeles, early Thursday morning. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department responded to a shooting call on Harvard Boulevard between 126th and 127th streets just before 2:30 a.m.

Officers were told that a man was waiting with a gun on the front porch. When they got to the house, the man was cooperative and surrendered.

Inside the house, authorities found the bodies of the suspect's wife and son. The victims' identities have not yet been released.

The motive for the shooting is still being investigated.