Orange County News
Barricade suspect killed in officer-involved shooting in Placentia
PLACENTIA, Calif. (KABC) -- A barricaded suspect was killed in an officer-involved shooting in Placentia on Monday.
Authorities say a SWAT team responded to the 100 block of Orchid Drive for a barricaded suspect at 3:14 p.m. The auto task force had been investigating him, but no further details were released.
The suspect was barricaded in an RV with a shotgun, police said. He also had a bail warrant out of his arrest on an earlier drug charge.
It was unclear what prompted officers to open fire just after 5:30 p.m. The name of the suspect has not yet been released.
DEVELOPING: We will add more details to this report as they become available.
officer-involved shooting, orange county news
- DUI driver slams car into LA home; girl dead
- 2 nurses stabbed in separate hospital attacks
- Teen survives CA to HI flight in wheel well
- 3 new Hollywood sex abuse lawsuits expected
- LAPD officer hurt in Northridge 4-car crash
- LA coach gets 130 years in child molest case
- Oxnard pedestrian hit at intersection, dies
- Bus crash: Driver remembered as a 'hero'
- Drone in Yemen kills 9 al Qaeda members
- SKorea ferry accident death toll at 58
- abcnews: Dashcams capture possible meteorite
- Kevin Sharp, country singer, dies at age 43
- 'Capt. America' tops box office for 3rd week
- OTRC: Kate Mara on 'Transcendence,' terrorist role