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Man shot three times at house party
WRITTEN BY :   Eric Pierce

A shooting at an early morning house party in Downey left a man in critical condition after he was shot three times.

The shooting occurred Sunday at about 1:50 a.m. in front of 12659 Woodruff Ave., police said today.

Three Downey residents were walking from the party when the male suspect walked over and fired four shots from a handgun.

The victim, identified only as a 22-year-old man, was shot three times. A 21-year-old woman sustained a grazing gunshot wound to the leg that did not require medical treatment.

The suspect got into a dark-colored vehicle occupied by at least one other person and fled.

Anyone with additional information about the shooting is asked to call Detective Ron Gee at (562) 904-2331 or Detective Mike Galindo at (562) 904-2330.

Tips can also be left anonymously by calling (800) 222-TIPS.

Published: Tuesday, October 2, 2012, WEB ONLY
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