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'Shots Fired' Call Actually Fireworks in Diamond Bar

The shots were heard about 3:45 a.m. Sunday in the area of the Cimarron Oaks Condominium Complex on Cleghorn Drive.

Reports of gunfire in Diamond Bar early Sunday turned out to be fireworks, a Los Angeles County sheriff's lieutenant told Patch.

Readers reported hearing three shots fired and a woman yelling in the area of the Cimarron Oaks Condominium Complex on Cleghorn Drive about 3:45 a.m.

Sheriff's Lt. Mike Brown told Patch the "shots" were actually fireworks but he declined to confirm the time and place the noise was heard.

Vito Spago December 16, 2012 at 09:28 PM
I heard fireworks last night too. You must be a real zero if you cannot tell the difference between gunfire and fireworks.
Tricia Cannon December 16, 2012 at 09:58 PM
Vito, how come everytime I see your name on here it's always you putting someone down? Not everyone is use to hearing gunfire.
Arnold Hillman December 16, 2012 at 10:36 PM
Vito Spago was born in a broken family thats why. His dad must always put him down constantly. We must feel sorry for his children.
Arnold Hillman December 16, 2012 at 10:36 PM
Vito Spago was born in a broken family thats why. His dad must always put him down constantly. We must feel sorry for his children.
Arnold Hillman December 16, 2012 at 10:37 PM
Vito Spago was born in a broken family thats why. His dad must always put him down constantly. We must feel sorry for his children.
arnold hillman December 16, 2012 at 10:37 PM
Vito Spago was born in a broken family thats why. His dad must always put him down constantly. We must feel sorry for his children.
Gcstarr December 16, 2012 at 10:45 PM
I can't tell the difference either.
Tricia Cannon December 16, 2012 at 10:50 PM
I can't either. Last year same night 3 different instances and others around my area were calling 911 with same thing about shots being fired.
Vito Spago December 17, 2012 at 12:10 AM
Well come with me to the gun range and I will let you listen. Gunfire is very sharp and short. Not like TV/movies at all. TV/movie sound does not sample the gunfire sound at a high enough rate to pick up the high frequencies that make the sound so distinctive. Also why would you automatically think gunfire in your neighborhood. Folks here in Walnut/Diamond bar would very very unlikely experience gunfire like that. Probability of that happening is astronomically low. Hey, Arnold. Please delete your multiple posts. You look computer illiterate.
alan haskvitz December 17, 2012 at 12:24 AM
Fireworks and some gun fire sound the same at a distance. If you were in the military you would know this.

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