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Jose Augusto Caceros, 41

Jose Caceros, a 41-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Sunday, Oct. 25, in the 400 block of Gulf Avenue in Wilmington, authorities said.

Caceros was climbing the steps to his girlfriend’s home at 1:15 a.m. when he was approached by someone with a gun, according to police. He was bringing food to his girlfriend.

The assailant fired at Caceros and fled, police say. Caceros was taken to a hospital, where he died.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call LAPD Dets. David Alvarez or David Cortez at (310) 726-7881.

-- Nicole Santa Cruz

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