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Arturo Segura, L.A. Homicide No. 101: 20 year-old Man Shot to Death in South Los Angeles

A 20-year-old man was shot to death in an apparent gang-related shooting in South Los Angeles May 7.


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Arturo Segura and friends were walking from a liquor store in the 5800 block of Main Street when they were confronted by gang members around 7 p.m. Friday night.

As he and his friends tried to run away, Segura was fatally shot in the chest. "He was mistaken for a rival gang member," said Los Angeles Police Department homicide supervisor Kelly Baitx. Baitx said one of the suspects, a juvenile, was arrested later that night. Anyone with information should contact LAPD Newton Division detectives at (323) 846-6556.