POMONA (CBSLA) — Police fatally shot a suspect in an alleged sword attack Monday night near South Reservoir and East 3rd Streets in Pomona.
Police responded to the scene shortly after 7:15 p.m. for a call of a victim with a head injury caused by a sword.READ MORE: Long Beach To Enforce Ban On Flavored Tobacco In August; Los Angeles Considers Similar Ordinance
That victim was taken to a local hospital to be treated.READ MORE: Six Flags To Give Away 50K Free Tickets To Those Who Get COVID Vaccine
The suspect managed to walk about a block away from the scene of the attack and was subsequently shot and killed by police.MORE NEWS: Man Killed, 8-Year-Old Girl Wounded In South LA Shooting
The circumstances of the officer-involved shooting were not immediately disclosed.