Anaheim: Man Killed In Suspected Gang-Related Shooting

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12.21.2021 | 4:15 PM | ANAHEIM – A 22-year-old man was killed in a shooting that authorities suspect was gang-related, Tuesday evening.

The shooting was reported in the 2100 block of East Balsam Avenue around 4:15 PM.

When authorities arrived on scene they found a 22-year-old man down on a sidewalk near an apartment building.

Firefighter paramedics treated the man on scene before rushing him to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

No suspect description or motive was immediately released but authorities suspect the shooting is gang-related.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact the Anaheim Police Department by calling (714) 765-1900.

Anonymous tips can be submitted through the Orange County Crime Stoppers by calling (855) TIP-OCCS or by visiting their website at

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