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Taron Raynell Rolison, 45

Taron Raynell Rolison (2019-11-02)

Taron Raynell Rolison, a 45-year-old black man, was shot and killed Saturday, Nov. 2, near West 86th Place and South Broadway in Broadway-Manchester, according to Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner's records.

Shortly before 2 p.m., Rolison was at a gathering in a parking lot in the area when a dispute broke out, said Los Angeles Police Det. Nathan Kouri. Shots rang out, and people ran to escape the gunfire, police said.

Rolison was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 1:56 p.m., according to coroner's records.

Rolison was the only one injured. Police estimated about 50 people gathered at the parking lot. Two vehicles were also damaged.

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