Three Hospitalized After Shooting Near Whittier Overpass

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Paramedics rushed 3 radical to a trauma halfway with gunshot wounds aft a shooting successful Whittier, authorities said Saturday.

Deputies responded astatine 11:23 p.m. Friday to Orange Drive and Lockheed Avenue eastbound of the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway, wherever they recovered aggregate gunshot victims, said Deputy Miguel Meza of the Los Angeles County Sheriffs' Department.

Paramedics were dispatched to the determination astatine 11:03 p.m. successful effect to a study of gunshots, and rushed 3 radical to an country trauma center, according to a Los Angeles County Fire Department dispatcher.

The shooting took spot adjacent 2 antithetic events: a Halloween enactment connected Obregon Street, and a vigil successful the aforesaid area.

According to Sergeant Vincent Cisneros of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, a combat broke retired during the party. An equipped fishy changeable 3 people, each men betwixt the ages of 17 and 19.

All 3 of those victims are successful captious condition, but unchangeable arsenic of 11:45 a.m. Saturday.

As of Saturday morning, the vigil and the Halloween enactment are not known to beryllium connected. According to the Pico Rivera Sheriff's Department, the probe is inactive unfastened and much accusation whitethorn alteration the details of the case.

No fishy accusation was released.

Anyone with accusation astir the shooting was asked to telephone the Sheriff's Homicide Bureau astatine 323-890-5500. Anonymous tips tin beryllium called successful to Crime Stoppers astatine 800-222-8477 oregon submitted online astatine lacrimestoppers.org.

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