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Woman Shot to Death on Front Porch by 2 Men in Luxury Car

October 31, 1994

A 19-year-old woman was fatally gunned down on her front porch near Koreatown on Sunday when two men yelling gang slogans from a Lexus fired at her, police said.

Witnesses said the woman was sitting outside on the porch of the house on South Mariposa Avenue when two men in a blue Lexus stopped and yelled gang slogans at her, Los Angeles police Officer Don Cox said.

The man in the back seat of the car opened fire with a handgun, hitting the woman once in the upper body, he said.

The woman was taken to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead, police said.

Her identity was withheld pending notification of relatives.

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