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Man Shot at Hollywood Boulevard and Gower Street in Front of Witnesses

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A man was shot several times at the busy intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Gower Street in front of witnesses just before 1 a.m. last night, according to KTLA.

The victim survived, and now police are now looking for three men who are considered suspects in the shooting. Witnesses said they immediately fled on foot west on Hollywood Boulevard. No information about the victim has been released, and police described the suspects only as Armenian.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Los Angeles police at 213-972-2971.