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Two killed and 5 injured in shooting in Los Angeles park

SAN PEDRO, CA. – Two people were killed and at least five were injured after a shooting erupted Sunday at a Los Angeles auto show park.

The Los Angeles Police Department said the shooting happened around 3:50 p.m. in Peck Park in the San Pedro neighborhood of Los Angeles. The The LAPD tweeted it wasn’t an active shooter situation, but he didn’t provide any more information.

Los Angeles Police Department Capt. Kelly Muniz said during a news conference that the victims were reported to the baseball diamond. Police have not identified the victims.

“The initial call came in as multiple shooting victims on the Peck Park baseball diamond. As we speak here, this is an ongoing, active crime scene and we continue to clear the park for evidence and potential additional victims,” Muniz said. “We don’t know exactly how many shooters we have at this point.”

The Los Angeles Fire Department said the incident happened at or near the auto show and that at least three people suffered gunshot wounds, two of them in critical condition. A total of seven people, four men and three women, were injured and taken to hospitals, according to the fire department.

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Police have not released a motive. No arrests have been made.

Peck Park is about 20 miles (32.19 kilometers) south of downtown Los Angeles.

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Two killed and 5 injured in shooting in Los Angeles park

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