Suspect Hurt In Officer-Involved Shooting In South LA

SOUTH LOS ANGELES ( — A suspect was hurt in an officer-involved shooting Thursday in South Los Angeles.

Shots were reportedly fired at the intersection of San Pedro and 97th streets around 5 p.m. after police encountered a male suspect.

The man was taken to the hospital, where he underwent surgery. There was no word on his condition.

A handgun was recovered at the scene, according to authorities.

No officers were injured in the incident.

No other information was made available.

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