Photo by John Schreiber.
Photo by John Schreiber.

Two men were shot, one fatally, in a Pasadena park, authorities said Wednesday.

Rafael Soto-Aguilar, 52, of Altadena died at the scene of the shooting in Villa Park near Garfield Avenue and East Villa Street about 10:20 p.m. Tuesday, according to Pasadena police Sgt. Roger Roldan and coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter.

Police said a second man, about 30, was hospitalized in serious but stable condition.

The two men were believed to have shot one another, according to broadcast reports. The shooting did not appear to be gang-related, police said.

Anyone with more information was urged to call Detective Anthony Russo at (626) 744-6489, or to use the website

—Staff and wire reports

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