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Shots Fired-1 Male Dead and 1 Male Serious But Stable

Shots Fired-1 Male Dead and 1 Male Serious But Stable

Fullerton police personnel were in the 100 block of East Ash Avenue on November 18, 2015 at approximately 1:30 p.m. for parking issues when they heard several shots fired in the area.  As officers arrived to the location, one of the two males on scene shot himself once with a handgun.  Other officers quickly responded to the area and found one additional male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. 

Both males were transported to a local trauma center where the male who shot himself was pronounced dead.  The second male was treated for multiple gunshot wounds and he remains in serious but stable condition.  There was a female present for the shooting; however she was uninjured and taken to the station for questioning.   

The shooting is being investigated as a love triangle and the investigation remains on-going.  Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Detective Barry Coffman of the Fullerton Police Department at (714) 738-5361.  Those wishing to provide information anonymously can call the Orange County Crime Stoppers at 1(855) TIP-OCCS or to their website at www.occrimestoppers.org.

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