Los Angeles News
Pomona police shooting under investigation
POMONA, Calif. (KABC) -- An investigation is under way in Pomona following a fatal officer-involved shooting Monday.
The incident occured on the 500 block of Carruthers Court around 7:30 p.m.
Investigators say Pomona police officers were responding to a family disturbance, when a man holding a large kitchen knife met them.
The man allegedly refused officers orders to drop the knife and got aggressive, resulting in the shooting.
The suspect was transported to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
No one else was injured.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is investigating the shooting.
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