Los Angeles News
West LA deputy-involved shooting leaves transient dead
WEST LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Authorities are investigating a deputy-involved shooting in West Los Angeles that left a suspect, believed to be a transient, dead Sunday.
The shooting took place at the intersection of Cadillac Avenue and Venice Boulevard around 3:45 p.m. Authorities say deputies from Transit Services Bureau came into contact with a man believed to be a transient.
The man allegedly armed himself with a wooden stick and advanced toward deputies. At least one deputy opened fire.
The unidentified suspect was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. His name has not been released.
The shooting remains under investigation.
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