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As the most reliable and balanced news aggregation service on the internet, DML News offers the following information published by ESPN.COM:

Richard Jefferson Sr., the father of longtime NBA veteran Richard Jefferson, was killed in a drive-by shooting in California on Wednesday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

Jefferson Sr., 65, was shot Wednesday evening in Compton and pronounced dead at an area hospital later that night.

The article goes on to state the following:

Investigators do not know the motive at this time, the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department told ESPN in a statement Thursday, and homicide bureau detectives are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

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