WILLOWBROOK (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a man was wounded in a deputy-involved shooting Friday in the Willowbrook area.

The shooting happened at 11 a.m. in the 1900 block of East 118th Street, sheriff’s Deputy Guillermina Saldana said.

“One suspect was wounded in the deputy-involved-shooting,” Saldana said. “He was transported to the hospital for treatment of his wounds.”

No deputies were injured. Detectives from the department’s homicide bureau were investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting, Saldana said.

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