ois, shooting, officer Investigation Underway In Encino Shooting Involving Officer – CBS Los Angeles

ENCINO (CBSLA) — A shooting suspect was in custody Sunday morning after a standoff that locked down an Encino neighborhood for hours Saturday night.

It all started around 9:30 p.m. when police found a man with a gun. At one point they shot him but he managed to get away.

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Officers then followed a trail of blood that led to someone’s backyard on Shoshone Avenue near Weddington Street.

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People living in that area were immediately evacuated and others celebrating a wedding nearby were also sheltered inside of a church.

That suspect was finally caught around 2:30 Sunday morning.

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He was rushed to the hospital and is expected to be OK.