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Posted: Thursday, September 7, 2017. 9:18 a.m. CST.

By BBN Staff: On Tuesday night, San Pedro residents – Edgar Rene Lopez and Rudolph Pitts were ambushed while walking on a back road near Bright Waters Resort. Lopez and Pitts were shot at by three men.

When police visited the Poly Clinic in San Pedro, they saw Lopez suffering from gunshot wounds to the left side of the head and the upper left arm.  Lopez is a caretaker and a resident of Mile Ten North of San Pedro.

Police reports indicate that he was treated and taken to the KHMH and remains in a stable condition.

However, Pitts was no where to be found and so police took a report from Lopez.

Based on information from Lopez in his statement, yesterday, shortly before 2 pm, police searched the area where the 2 men were ambushed and found the body of Pitts with gunshot wounds to the body.

Police are investigating.

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