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Police Search For Suspect In Koreatown

KOREATOWN ( — Authorities Monday night were searching for a suspect in Koreatown.

Gang unit officers out of the LAPD’s Olympic Division were talking to two men around 9:40 p.m. near the intersection of 14th and Magnolia. Both men ran from police.

As one of the men fled, a gun fell out of his pocket and discharged when it hit the ground. No one was injured.

One man was taken into custody. The other is still outstanding.

A perimeter has been set up at 14th and Orchard.

No other information was made available.


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