Police received a call of a shooting at 1:03 a.m. in the parking lot of Linko's Cocktail Bar at 188 E. Valley Blvd., said Colton police Sgt. Jim Jolliff.
They found a wounded 34-year-old man at the scene. Paramedics took him to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead, Jolliff said.
His name was not released because his relatives have not been notified.
The shooter or shooters fled before police arrived.
Investigators received conflicting reports as to whether a fight preceded the shooting.
Anyone with information may call Detective Jack Morenberg, 909-370-5000.
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