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Jonathan Angel Rodriguez, 25

Jonathan Angel Rodriguez, a 25-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Saturday, Oct. 31, in the 11900 block of 168th Street in Artesia, according to Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner's records.

About 11:46 p.m., deputies from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department responded to the area regarding a call about a gunshot victim, according to a news release from the department. 

Deputies discovered two people, including Rodriguez, with gunshot wounds. Both Rodriguez and the juvenile were taken to a hospital, where Rodriguez was pronounced dead. The juvenile is expected to survive.

Authorities said that detectives are processing the scene and are looking for witnesses. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's department Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.


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