LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Authorities on Sunday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting in Watts.
The incident at the intersection of Grape and 97th streets occurred about 8:47 p.m. Saturday.READ MORE: Public Health Officials Lift Warnings For Certain LA County Beaches
“One suspect was wounded and transported to a local hospital for treatment,” Deputy Don Walker of the Sheriff’s Headquarters Bureau said. “No officers were injured.”
The suspect’s current condition was not immediately known.READ MORE: Fourth Officer Who Responded To January 6 Attack Dies By Apparent Suicide
Authorities report that sheriff’s homicide detectives are assisting the South Gate Police Department with the investigation.
There was no official word on what led up to the shooting.MORE NEWS: 'People On This Block Are Hurting': More Allegations Pinned On LAPD In Aftermath Of South LA Fireworks Explosion
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