Hollywood Shooting Victim Critical but Stable

The victim was identified by a friend as John Atterberry

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    John Atterberry via Facebook

    The victim of a gun-wielding man killed Friday morning after a shootout with police near the intersection of Sunset Boulevard and Vine Street was said to be in critical but stable condition at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

    The victim, identified by a friend as 40-year-old John Atterberry, was driving his silver Mercedes through the Hollywood area when the gunman reportedly fired into his vehicle.

    Friends of Hollywood Shooting Victim Speak Out

    [LA] Friends of Hollywood Shooting Victim Speak Out
    Friends identified the victim of Friday's random shooting spree in Hollywood as 40-year-old John Atterberry.

    Friday night, friends and neighbors came by Atterbery's Hollywood Hills home that he shares with his girlfriend to confirm the news and console one another.

    "He's a great guy," said Tyava Winborne, a friend of the victim. "He was in my wedding. He and my husband are close friends."

    "I was supposed to see him next Friday cause we're having a Christmas party at his house," Winborne said.

    Another man was grazed by a bullet, but didn't sustain major injuries.

    Much of the incident that involved the gunman firing into passing vehicles was caught on video.

    Link (Warning: Contains Graphic Language): Video of shooter at Sunset and Vine Hollywood

    Link (Warning: Contains Graphic Language): Sunset & Vine Shooter Video 2

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