La Puente: A deputy-involved shooting occurred when Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputies were on the 15500 1/2 block of Loukelton Street regarding a suspect. The incident was reported around 6:21 p.m. on Thursday, May 13, 2021. It was reported that at least three deputies were pinned down near the residence. The suspect was not hit by gunfire and no deputies were injured, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Several streets were closed in the area due to the incident.
There is no additional information available at this time. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is investigating the shooting.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you wish to remain anonymous, call “LA Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), using your smartphone by downloading the “P3 MOBILE APP” on Google play or the App Store, or using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org
Eric Maldonado Photojournalist, Key News Network