Double Shooting Leaves One Dead in Boyle Heights Residential Neighborhood

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One man was killed and another man was injured Monday afternoon in a shooting in Boyle Heights, police said.

The sound of gunshots was reported just before 4 p.m. in the 900 block of South Bernal Avenue, a residential street sandwiched between the 60 and 5 freeways, Los Angeles police Officer Rosario Herrera said.

Officers arrived and found the two men. One was pronounced dead at the scene. His name was not released pending notification of his family.

Paramedics transported the other man to a hospital, Herrera said. His condition was not released.

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