LA County Deputy in Lynwood shot; 1 of 2 suspects in custody

LA County Deputy in Lynwood shot;  1 of 2 suspects in custody

A Los Angeles County deputy sheriff has been hospitalized after a shooting Monday night in Lynwood, authorities said.

The shooting happened around 7:20 p.m. near 112th Street and Lorraine Street, said Deputy Eric Ortiz, a spokesman for the department.

The deputy had responded to an ongoing robbery on the Lynwood and Compton border, according to a law enforcement source with knowledge of the investigation.

Sheriff Alex Villanueva told The Times that the robbery suspects were identified by victims who the emergency services rejected.

Read the full story on LATimes.com.

Leave a Comment

%d bloggers like this: