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The coroner’s office on Sunday identified a woman fatally shot in the head outside a Central Los Angeles bar as 36-year-old Siria Portillo Torres.

It happened about 8 p.m. Saturday outside Lupillos Bar at 1400 Western Ave. in Harvard Heights.

Officers called to the scene found the Los Angeles woman inside the bar suffering from a gunshot wound to the head, said Officer Mike Lopez of the Los Angeles Police Department‘s Media Relations Section.

Witnesses said the woman was shot outside, came into the bar and collapsed, Lopez said.

Firefighters pronounced her dead at the scene, he said.

Police were looking for the suspected shooter, described by witnesses as a man in his 30s, Lopez said.

— City News Service

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