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One person was killed and two others were wounded in a shooting Thursday morning in Boyle Heights, police said.

The gunfire erupted at 1:07 a.m. in the 1600 block of Pennsylvania Avenue where the victims were believed to be walking, said Sgt. E. Yarkey of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Hollenbeck Division. The victims were taken to hospitals where one of them, a man, died, he said.

Another man was in surgery and a woman was shot in a leg, according to Yarkey. Both are expected to survive, he added.

There was no description of a suspect available and the street was closed off for the investigation, Yarkey said.

—City News Service

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