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2 killed, one injured in two Lompoc shootings

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LOMPOC, Calif. - The Lompoc Police Department is investigating two shootings that left two dead on Sunday.

Lompoc Police Sgt. Sergio Arias said one shooting happened near the 500 block of North M Street at 11:50 a.m. and the second happened on the 300 block West Maple Avenue at around 2:11 p.m.

Police confirmed that a 27-year-old man was killed in the first shooting and a 20-year-old man was shot and killed in the second afternoon shooting.

A third man who IS 31-years-old was also shot in the afternoon shooting and was taken to the hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. He was treated and later released.

The names of the victims are currently being withheld pending notification to family.

While the crime scenes are less than half a mile apart, it is unclear if the shootings are related.

This is a developing situation.

We will update this article as more information becomes available.

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