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Saturday January 21st, 2017 :: 10:39 p.m. PST


#LASD Deputy Involved Shooting - No One Hit, E 6th St and S Woods Av, East Los Angeles

DATE: Saturday, January 21, 2017

TIME:  4:36 p.m
LOCATION:   East 6th St and South Woods Avenue, East Los Angeles

SUSPECT:  Male Adult

UNIT: LASD- Internal Affair Bureau
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Internal Affairs Bureau detectives are responding to 6th Street and Woods Avenue, East Los Angeles, to investigate the circumstances surrounding a Deputy Involved Shooting.  The suspect was not struck by gunfire and was taken into custody.

No deputies were injured as a result of the shooting.

There is no further information at this time.
Whenever a Deputy Involved Shooting occurs involving Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies, and the suspect(s) is not wounded, multiple investigations immediately begin at the scene.  These include separate investigations by the Sheriff's Internal Affairs Bureau as well as Sheriff's station or Detective Division investigators.  The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department immediately notifies the Office of the Inspector General who sends a representative to the incident scene and provides independent oversight throughout the investigative process.  Once concluded, every aspect of the shooting is reviewed by the Sheriff's Executive Force Review Committee.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact East Los Angeles Sheriff's Station at (323) 264-4151. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP, or “P3 Mobile” for the hearing impaired, on Google play or the App Store, or by using the website
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Lisa Jansen, Deputy
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