Triple shooting in Florence leaves man dead, 2 women wounded

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Saturday, August 19, 2017
1 killed, 2 wounded in triple shooting in Florence
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A man was killed and two women were injured in a triple shooting early Saturday morning in the unincorporated Florence neighborhood, authorities said.

FLORENCE, LOS ANGELES COUNTY (KABC) -- A man was killed and two women were injured in a triple shooting early Saturday morning in the unincorporated Florence neighborhood, authorities said.

Deputies responded about 12:45 a.m. to a report of a call of a gunshot victim in the 1400 block of 77th Street, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

The three victims were transported to a hospital, were the unidentified man was pronounced dead, the news release said. The two injured women were treated and released.

A description of the shooter was unavailable, investigators said, adding that it was unknown if the incident was gang-related.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the sheriff's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.