Deputy Who Fatally Shot Man In Willowbrook Wore Physique Digicam

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WILLOWBROOK, CA — The capturing loss of life of a person armed with a gun by a sheriff’s deputy within the unincorporated Willowbrook space close to South Los Angeles might have been captured on the deputy’s physique digicam, authorities mentioned Saturday.

The deputies from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Division’s Century Station “were wearing cameras,” Deputy Eric Ortiz of the Sheriff’s Data Bureau instructed Metropolis Information Service on Saturday.

Deputies on the Century Station, together with 4 different stations, obtained the division’s first batch of body-worn cameras and began sporting them within the area on Oct. 1, in accordance with the sheriff’s division.

The division’s timeline for releasing essential incident footage has not been made public.

Deputies have been on patrol in Mona Park, within the space of 121st Avenue and Willowbrook Avenue, at 5:30 p.m. Friday when the capturing occurred. When the deputies entered the car parking zone, they noticed a bunch of about 10 to 15 individuals and one in every of them was holding a gun, in accordance with Deputy James Nagao.

The suspect noticed the deputies and ran out of the parking with a deputy chasing after him, he mentioned. The deputy chased the suspect down a driveway and into the yard of a close-by residence the place the suspect “engaged the deputy by pointing his firearm at (the deputy),” who opened fireplace, placing the suspect, who was pronounced lifeless on the scene, Nagao mentioned, including a semi- automated handgun was recovered by detectives.

No deputies have been injured.

The identify of the suspect was not disclosed.

At 10:45 p.m., a crowd had gathered close to the capturing scene, ABC7 reported.

“Inspector General Max Huntsman just called to inform me of a fatal shooting by sheriff’s deputies in Willowbrook. Information about this is still coming in, but I’ll be monitoring the situation throughout the night,” Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, whose Second District contains Willowbrook, tweeted Friday evening.

—Metropolis Information Service


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