LANCASTER (CBSLA) — Sheriff’s deputies shot and wounded a man in a deputy-involved shooting early Sunday evening in Lancaster, authorities said.

The incident occurred just after 6 p.m. in the 500 block of West Milling Street, according to Deputy Juanita Navarro-Suarez.

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It was unclear what precipitated the shooting.

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Homicide detectives are investigating Navarro-Suarez said.

The wounded man was taken to a hospital, Navarro-Suarez said. His condition was unknown.

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Anyone who witnessed the shooting is asked to call the Sheriff’s Homicide bureau at (323) 890-5500. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.