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Jose Francisco Cortez, 27

Jose Francisco Cortez, a 27-year-old Latino male, died Saturday, Aug. 28, after being shot near Florence Avenue & Mace Place in Florence-Firestone, according to Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner's records.

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