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.

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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.

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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.

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