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Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies stand guard over a man detained during a sweep targeting the Mob Piru clique of the Bloods gang. Authorities say Mob Piru members are responsible for many violent acts and are heavily involved in the underground gun trade in Compton, Lynwood and other areas. About 450 police officers took part in the sweep, arresting 16 people.
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( Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times )

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies stand guard over a man detained during a sweep targeting the Mob Piru clique of the Bloods gang. Authorities say Mob Piru members are responsible for many violent acts and are heavily involved in the underground gun trade in Compton, Lynwood and other areas. About 450 police officers took part in the sweep, arresting 16 people.

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