A man was hospitalized Friday afternoon after a shooting with a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy, officials confirmed.
The shooting occurred around 4:24 p.m. in the 14440 block of Crystal Lantern Drive in Hacienda Heights, according to the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department.
Authorities identified the man as a suspect.
Deputy David Yoo, a Sheriff’s Department spokesperson, said he could not immediately provide information on whether a deputy shot the man or how the deputy was involved.
No additional information was available as of 7 p.m.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.
Anonymous tips can be submitted to Los Angeles Regional Crime Stoppers by calling (800) 222-8477 or by visiting http://lacrimestoppers.org.