A man was shot and killed Monday afternoon in La Puente, the third fatal shooting in the city in four days.
The victim was shot about 2:55 p.m. in the 15400 block of Temple Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Deputies responded to a call about a person not breathing and upon arrival found the victim suffering from a single gunshot wound to his body. He died at the scene, the sheriff's department reported.
No suspect information was immediately available.
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Detectives from the Sheriff's Homicide Bureau were dispatched to investigate the killing.
On Sunday about 6:30 p.m. three men were wounded, one fatally, in a shooting in the 400 block of Tonopah Avenue and on Friday night a 31-year-old man was shot and killed and a 22-year-old man was wounded in the 100 block of North Winton Avenue.
It was not immediately clear if any of the shootings were related.