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Santa Ana police shoot, kill suspect in car

Friday, January 11, 2013
A Santa Ana police patrol car is seen in this undate file photo.

A Santa Ana police patrol car is seen in this undate file photo. (KABC Photo)

An investigation is under way after an officer-involved shooting in Santa Ana early Friday morning.

The incident happened on the 200 block of North Maxine Street. It started when officers patrolling the area noticed a suspicious man in the back of a car.

Police said when the officers went to talk to the suspect, he jumped into the front seat and drove toward them. Officers shot and killed the suspect.

The car the suspect was driving then crashed into another vehicle. No one else was hurt.

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