ORANGE (CBSLA.com) — Police Thursday investigated the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting in Orange.
According to the Orange Police Department, officers were sent shortly after 4:30 a.m. to a home in the 1900 block of East Rose Avenue near North Tustin Street for report of a shooting.
two officers confronted a man who refused to comply with police orders, and a shooting subsequently occurred. Both officers fired their weapons.
Police said the suspect was shot and taken to a hospital. He is expected to survived his injuries.
A second man, who is 22, was also shot at the scene and treated for non-life-threatening injuries. It remains unclear, however, how he sustained his injuries, police said.
No officers were injured in the shootings.
A preliminary investigation revealed the first man, who is 23, had threatened occupants inside the home with a firearm.
Police recovered a handgun at the scene.
It is unclear if the man was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
The investigation is continuing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Orange Police Department at (714) 744-7444.