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Antonio Guerrero, 20

Antonio Guerrero, a 20-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Monday, July 9, in the 300 block of Ditman Avenue in East Los Angeles, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

[Correction: An earlier version of this post, based on information from the coroner's office, identified the victim as Antonio Guerro.]

Deputies responded to a call regarding two gunshot victims at a residence early Monday morning, according to a Sheriff's Department news release.

When authorities arrived, they ordered all of the occupants inside the home to step out. As people exited, officials saw a 46-year-old Latino suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso.

As authorities went through the location, they discovered Guerrero inside a trailer on the south side of the property.

Both victims were taken by paramedics to a hospital for treatment.

The 46-year-old man was listed in stable condition,  Guerrero was later pronounced dead. According to coroner's records, he died from a gunshot wound to the head.

The relationship between the two men and the motive for the shooting remains unknown.

Anyone with information about the fatal shooting is asked to contact the sheriff’s homicide bureau at (323) 890-5500. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

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