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Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Reported In Fullerton

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A suspect was shot dead by police in Fullerton Wednesday. (credit: KCAL9's Tom Wait)

A suspect was shot dead by police in Fullerton Wednesday. (credit: KCAL9’s Tom Wait)

FULLERTON (CBSLA.com) — A suspect was killed Wednesday evening in an officer-involved shooting in Fullerton.

The shooting took place around 6:12 p.m. in the 1400 block of E. Valencia Drive after police received a call about an employee assaulting a business owner.

When officers arrived at the location, the suspect pointed a gun at them, as well as other employees, which prompted an officer to open fire.

No officers or employees were hurt, but the suspect died at the scene.

His identity has yet to be released.

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