UPDATED: Five Shot, One Fatally, During Brawl at Hemet Home

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UPDATE: 4:37 pm Wednesday 5/19/21 HEMET - One of five people shot during a brawl involving a group of people at a Hemet home succumbed to her injuries, authorities said today. The 27-year-old Hemet woman, whose name was not immediately released, was shot just before 6 p.m. Tuesday in the 1200 block of Valencia Avenue, near Elk Street. Hemet police Lt. Michael Arellano said that a melee broke out for unspecified reasons, with mostly women exchanging blows. He said one or more parties opened fire with handguns, resulting in the five individuals being struck by bullets, including the 27-year-old victim, who suffered a head wound. She was taken to Riverside University Medical Center in Moreno Valley, where she died overnight, according to Arellano. A man at the property was hit in the l
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