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Authorities Wednesday identified a man who was fatally shot in Compton and whose killer remains at large.

The shooting was reported around 5:10 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of North Alameda Street, between Compton Boulevard and Rosecrans Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Jose Valencia, 33, of Compton died at a hospital, the coroner’s office reported.

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Anyone with information on the crime was urged to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

–City News Service

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