LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — Los Angeles police have fatally shot a man they say stabbed at least three people before he was killed inside a Jack In The Box restaurant on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood.
LAPD spokesman Josh Rubenstein said the suspect died inside the restaurant Tuesday afternoon.READ MORE: DEA Agents Going Online In Effort To Catch Drug Dealers, Distributors
Three people were taken to the hospital and a woman declined treatment. There was no word on their conditions or the extent of their wounds.READ MORE: Report: Orange County Hate Crimes Against Asian-Americans Up 1,200%
The suspect was believed to be homeless; there are many homeless people in the area and they often are seen in and around the restaurant, which is near a busy corridor that includes CNN’s LA headquarters, a popular movie theater, record store and several restaurants.
Portions of Sunset Boulevard were closed due to police activity.MORE NEWS: OC Receives More Than 83,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses In Single Day
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