1 Dead, 2 Wounded In Compton Shooting

COMPTON (CBS)  — One man was killed and two others were wounded Saturday in a shooting in Compton, sheriff’s officials said.

The shooting was reported at 5:40 p.m. at the intersection of NorthGrape Avenue and Nord Street, said Deputy Robert Boese of the Sheriff’s Headquarters Bureau.

All three victims were taken to a hospital where one, an 18-year-old man, succumbed to his wounds. The conditions of the other two victims was not known, Boese said.

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  • Shiggity

    Keep it Compton..

    • Saber 1

      What a hell hole of a city. The mayor and council are corrupt and the gangs are running wild. Open season on gang members and no limit. Fence off the city and let them at it.

  • Bryan Conover

    They both died…I was there.

  • WizXoo

    That actually makes a lot of sense when you think about it.


  • Pat

    NIce shot homey !


    Time to DISMANTLE the “Crip”pled…

  • Primetime Editorials

    so sad
    i cant stand this stuff
    i hate compton
    never going there again

  • WiseMan

    Why is this news? It happens all the time in Compton. Just keep it all quiet and let them kill each other off.

  • cpt

    Crime happens eberywhere its not just compton

  • http://Aol.com Raider64

    Compton is not that bad ive been here 46yrs the news media puts more then it should be i thnk theres more crime an violence in other cities

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