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SILVER LAKE — The police pursuit of suspects involved in a shooting in Silver Lake ended in downtown early this evening. The pursuit began after the possible shooting or stabbing near Sunset Boulevard and Benton Way.
Update @ 7:10 p.m.: One person was shot in the leg at about 5:48 p.m. but the injury is not life threatening, said LAPD spokesman Mike Lopez. Officers in a police helicopter that responded to the shooting call observed a car fleeing the shooting scene at a high rate of speed, prompting a police pursuit on the ground. The chase ended near Flower Street and the 110 Freeway, where three suspects were taken into custody. Lopez said police were still trying to figure out what prompted the shooting.