Boy Fatally Shot in Compton

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013  |  Updated 12:08 AM PDT
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Boy Fatally Shot in Compton

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A boy, possibly in his early teens, was fatally shot in Compton on Tuesday night, authorities said.

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A boy, possibly in his early teens, was fatally shot in Compton on Tuesday night, authorities said.

The shooting occurred in the 1300 block of Chester Avenue (map) at 6:10 p.m., said Deputy Mark Pope.

The victim was declared dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives were sent to investigate the circumstances of the killing.

Additional details were not immediately available.

 


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