The shooting of a 16-year-old by police Thursday night in Glassell Park has prompted the LAPD Northeast Division to hold a town hall meeting tonight to discuss the incident. The officer involved shooting that wounded the juvenile took place near Verdugo Road and Avenue 31 shortly before 8 p.m., according to Senior Lead Officer Al Polehonki. Polehonki said the details of the shooting and condition of the juvenile will be discussed at the meeting, which will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Glassell Park Recreation Center, 3750 Verdugo Road.
* Update: Eagle Rock Patch has more details on the shooting, which involved a group of boys carrying replica handguns. The shooting victim, who was shot hiding behind a car, was listed in critical condition.