WILMINGTON (CBSLA) — Police shot and killed a man in Wilmington after they said the armed man failed to comply with their demands.
The shooting happened Monday evening when police arrived at the scene in the 1000 block of South Figueroa for a call of shots fired.READ MORE: Free Dodgers Tickets For 1,000 Fans As Incentives Continue Rolling In For Californians Who Received The COVID Vaccine
When officers arrived, they said they found an armed man walking around the trailer park. Police said the man failed to comply and that was when officers fatally shot him.READ MORE: Driver Killed After Careening Into Hancock Park Home, Sparking Fire; Street Racing May Be To Blame
One witness, who said she did not want to be identified, said she was having dinner with her family when she heard five or six shots.
No officers were injured in the shooting.MORE NEWS: Fire Crews Prepare As Hot Spell Expected To Bear Down On Southland Next Week
The investigation is ongoing.