April 26, 2009
Road Rage! Another Shooting in South Atwater Village
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A 40-SOMETHING motorist was shot multiple times at Carillon Street and Atwater Avenue, near the Fletcher Drive taco stand, this morning around 1:00am.
Police say he and another driver started arguing at a red light in Atwater Village, and the other driver opened fire. The victim drove himself to LAPD's Northeast Station, where he was taken to a hospital and was expected to survive. The LA Times has more.
For those of you keeping score at home, this is a block from where Steve Garcia was shot and killed on Carillon Street in February 2008.
And today's news brings this month's neighborhood gunshot reports to a grand total (so far) of 6, including:
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