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Shooting in Hollywood Shuts Down Sunset Blvd. [UPDATED]

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Police have shut down part of Sunset Boulevard near Cherokee Boulevard after a report of "shots fired" came in from an apartment building. It was thought a gunman opened fire at construction workers from a balcony.

The shooting happened at about 3:00 p.m. today. Officers don't have a suspect in custody, and no one has been injured, according to City News Service.

UPDATE 6:12 p.m.: The suspect was taken into custody at about 5:00 p.m. He's accused of shooting at the construction workers from the third story of an apartment building near Leland Way and Steward Street, just south of Sunset Boulevard.

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