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Echo Park drive-by shooting leaves one injured

Echo Park — A man standing at a bus stop this afternoon was struck by gunfire that came from a passing SUV in what police are describing as a gang-related shooting.

The 25-year-old victim was near Glendale Boulevard and Allesandro Street when he was shot shortly after 3 pm, according to LAPD spokesman Mike Lopez.

The suspects were apprehended after a brief pursuit about 20 minutes later near Echo Park and Park avenues, according to police.

The victim was taken to a hospital. Lopez did not have information about the man’s condition.

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3 comments

  1. This is an incredibly busy street and high traffic area between Silver Lake reservoir and EP lake.

    Kudos to the LAPD for apprehending the suspects quickly!

  2. LA is so ghetto.

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