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25-Year-Old Man Killed in Adelanto Shooting

ADELANTO-(VVNG.com): A Homicide investigation is underway on the 18500 block of New Hampshire Street in Adelanto after a 25-year-old Pomona man was rushed to a local hospital with gunshot wounds on Tuesday evening.

Deputies and medical aid were dispatched to the home on September 22nd at approximately 4:26 p.m. for a shots fired call. According to authorities, they arrived on scene to the victim, Rayvon Tarpley who was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Tarpley was transported to the hospital, where shortly after, at about 6:00 p.m. he was pronounced deceased. Although the investigation is ongoing and limited information is available for release, preliminary investigations suggest that Tarpley’s injuries may have resulted from accidental discharge of a firearm.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Detective Justin Long or Sergeant Trevis Newport of the Specialized Investigations Division, Homicide Detail at (909) 387-3589. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.

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