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An 18-year-old man was fatally shot in the unincorporated Florence-Firestone area, authorities said Tuesday.
The victim, whose name was not released, was found by a deputy from the sheriff’s Transit Policing Division around 11:10 p.m. Monday in the 9000 block of Holmes Avenue, between 88th and 92nd streets, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Crystal Hernandez said.
He was pronounced dead at a hospital, Hernandez said.
Delores Perez, a woman at the scene who said she was the victim’s mother, identified him as Alfonso Maldonado, according to news reports.
Anyone with information about the shooting was urged to contact the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Anonymous tips can be supplied by calling Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.
— City News Service
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