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Deadly Pomona shooting may be gang-related; Mission Boulevard closed for investigation

A stretch of Mission Boulevard between Reservoir Street and San Antonio Avenue would be closed until further notice while detectives conduct their investigation.

POMONA — A man died at a hospital Wednesday morning from wounds he suffered in a shooting in Pomona, and police announced a stretch of the street where the shooting occurred will be closed until further notice.

Officers responded to a shots fired call on the 1000 block of East Mission Boulevard around 1:30 a.m. but did not locate a victim, according to the Pomona Police Department.

A short time later, a man was dropped off at a hospital, where he died due to the severity of his injuries, police said.

The shooting may have been gang-related, according to the department.

A stretch of Mission Boulevard between Reservoir Street and San Antonio Avenue would be closed until further notice while detectives conduct their investigation.