Man, Officer Injured During Shootout In Huntington Beach

HUNTINGTON BEACH (CBSLA.com) — A man was hospitalized Monday after an officer-involved shooting that took place in Huntington Beach.

Gunfire was reported just before 10:30 p.m. Sunday in the area of Beacon Hill Lane and Lawn Haven Drive, according to police.

Upon their arrival, officers contacted a man and a woman at the scene.

At one point, an officer-involved shooting took place.

The man was struck by gunfire and was transported to a hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

One officer was hurt during the shooting. He has been treated and released from the hospital. The woman was unharmed by the shooting.

It remains unclear as to what prompted the officer-involved shooting to occur.

The incident was under investigation by the Huntington Beach Police Department.

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