The shooting took place after two gang officers were chasing the man on foot, according to L.A. Now. The suspect opened fire, striking one officer in the shoulder during the exchange of gunfire at about 8:30 p.m.. The officer was reported to be in stable condition. The other officer sustained a back injury but was not hit.
It’s not clear why the officers had tried to stop the suspect. No information was available on the man, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
— LAPD Online News (@LAPDonlinenews) May 14, 2016
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