SANTA ANA (CBSLA) – A man was shot by police in Santa Ana Wednesday morning after allegedly waving a gun.
The shooting occurred in the 3700 block of West Lake Center Drive sometime before 9:30 a.m.READ MORE: High Heat Expected To Grip Southern California This Week
According to police, the suspect was seen breaking into a car at a warehouse for the Calvary Baptist Church. He then brandished a gun at an employee.
Officers responded, made contact with the suspect and shot him, police said.READ MORE: Range Fire: Firefighters Battling Small Brush Fire In Sylmar From Ground, Air
He was taken to a hospital in unknown condition. No officers were hurt.
It’s unclear what exactly lead up to the shooting and whether the suspect fired on the officers. There was no word on whether a gun was recovered at the scene.MORE NEWS: Beloved Security Guard Killed In Hit-And-Run In Long Beach Identified As Derrick Smith
The suspect was not immediately identified.