MARINA DEL REY ( — A female victim was shot and killed Wednesday night in a Marina del Rey parking lot, authorities said.

The shooting was reported at 7:53 p.m. at the Market Place near Maxella and Glencoe avenues, said Officer Aareon Jefferson of the Los Angeles Police Department Media Relations Section.

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The victim was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene, Jefferson said.

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The suspect or suspects fled the scene and police were searching the area, Jefferson said.

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