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Gardener shot while working in yard of Eagle Rock home

August 31, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
Los Angeles police are searching for a suspect who shot a gardener while he was working in a client's yard in Eagle Rock Saturday morning.

Officers found the shooting victim lying in the front yard of a home on the 1800 block of North Avenue 51 around 10 a.m. He had been shot three times.

The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was last listed in serious but stable condition. He was expected to undergo surgery.

No arrests have been made. Police say they don't have any information on a suspect or motive. They add that the shooting does not appear to be gang-related.

Anyone with information was asked to contact the LAPD's Northeast Division at (323) 344-5701.