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: Davis' 28 Lead Kings To 2nd Straight Win Over Clippers
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: Family Of 18-Year-Old Garret Hayward, Killed By Suspected DUI Driver, Hold Emotional Vigil
The officer was not injured.MORE NEWS: In Wake Of Recent Crime Uptick, Beverly Hills Hires More Officers And Increases Patrols
The suspect was believed to be driving a silver-colored Prius.