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Woman Shot to Death in Carson

Homicide detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman in Carson on Friday afternoon, officials said.

The shooting was first reported about 3:40 p.m. in a residential neighborhood in the 900 block of East Joel Street, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Deputy Dangelo Robinson said in a written statement.

The victim, initially described only as an adult Asian woman, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said the victim had sustained at least one gunshot wound to the upper torso.

Aerial footage from Sky5 showed a static scene, with a single deputy seen standing in front of a single-story house.

Anyone with information about this caseis urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

Check back for updates on this developing story.

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