LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — An LAPD officer sitting in an unmarked car in South Los Angeles was uninjured Tuesday after shots were fired at the officer’s vehicle, according to police.
The shooting was reported around 6:30 a.m. near Coliseum Street and Edgehill Drive in the Crenshaw district, an LAPD Southwest Division spokesperson said.READ MORE: LAPD Breaks Up Large Party In South LA
Officers in a specialized unit were conducting surveillance in the area when a suspect drove by and shot at the officer’s unmarked vehicle at least five times, police said.READ MORE: 'It's Just Not Working': Women In The Workforce Hit Hardest By Pandemic
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The suspect was believed to be driving a silver-colored Prius.