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Thursday, April 5, 2007

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Man Dies From Gang-Related Shooting

Los Angeles: A 27-year-old man shot Sunday, died at a local hospital on Tuesday.

The gang shooting happened shortly after 4:15 p.m., in the 5400 block of Geer Street.

According to police, Erik Salazar was walking on a sidewalk when a gunman fired several shots at him from a passing dark-colored vehicle.

Investigators have no suspect or vehicle information and a few leads.

Anyone with information is asked to call South Bureau Homicide detectives Young Mun or Mike Dickson at 213-485-1383. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).