RANCHO CUCAMONGA (CBSLA) — Authorities were investigating Tuesday after deputies with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department shot and killed a person who was suspected of stabbing a man at a Rancho Cucamonga home.
According to the department, deputies were initially called out to a residence in the 9400 block of Fairway View Place at about 11:56 a.m. for reports of a stabbing.READ MORE: Person Fatally Injured In Single-Vehicle Crash On Big Tujunga Canyon Road
When deputies arrived on the scene, they forced entry into the home and subsequently shot and killed a person suspected of stabbing a man inside the home. It was not immediately clear what led up to the shooting.READ MORE: Los Angeles Clippers Hold Off Lakers, 119-115
The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene and the stabbing victim was taken to a local area hospital for treatment of his injuries.
The sheriff’s department said both the victim and the suspect were known to one another.MORE NEWS: Gaudreau, Tkachuk Lead Flames Over Ducks In Shootout
No further details were available.