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Homicide Detectives Investigate Fatal Shooting Death Of Man Killed On His Back Porch

LOS ANGELES (  —   LA County Sheriff's Homicide Detectives are investigating the shooting death of a man on the 11800 block of Berendo Avenue.

The victim was outside of his residence, on his back porch, when an unknown suspect(s) approached the victim and shot him around 1 a.m. Sunday morning. The victim retreated inside his residence where a 911 call was made.

The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect fled the area prior to the deputies' arrival.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.

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