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Jose Cardona, 16

Jose Cardona, a 16-year-old Latino, was fatally shot Saturday, March 26, in the 10600 block of South Grape Street in Watts, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

Ed Winter, spokesman for the coroner's office, said Cardona was found in the street with several gunshot wounds.

He was taken to a hospital in Lynwood where he was pronounced dead at 8:38 p.m.

The coroner's office had no other information about the killing.

Anyone with information about the shooting can provide an anonymous tip by calling Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (800-222-8477).

-- Los Angeles Times

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