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Hanford police investigate fatal shooting

Hanford police are investigating a shooting Wednesday night in which one man died and another was wounded.

A police spokesman said officers sped to the 600 block of South Redington Street about 9:18 p.m., to check reports that a man was running in the area carrying a rifle. When they arrived, they found two victims who had been shot. Eric Anthony Parker, 30, was taken to Adventist Medical Center, where he died. A second man, Luis Alberto Parra Barrera, 25, sustained a leg wound and was released from Kaweah Delta Medical Center.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Detective Pontecorvo at (559) 585-2540.

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