29_35x90 knx_35x90

Local

Suspect Wounded In Officer-Involved Shooting In Long Beach

View Comments
Photo Galleries

LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a suspect has been wounded in an officer-involved shooting in Long Beach.

Officers were dispatched to the 6800 block of Beechley Avenue just after 5 a.m. Saturday following a “shots fired” call.

“During their investigation, an officer-involved shooting occurred,” said Long Beach police Sgt. Aaron Eaton. “One suspect was shot and transported to a local hospital.”

According to Eaton, the suspect is believed to be in stable condition.

No officers were injured.

(©2012 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,366 other followers