After a shooting in East Los Angeles on Tuesday, one person was admitted to hospital with gunshot wounds.
The shooting took place during a traffic stop at South Ford Boulevard and East Third Street in the East LA area. Although one person was taken to hospital, details regarding the condition of the other were not immediately available.
Video of a patrol car with a broken rear window. This could have been caused by gunfire.
According to the sheriff’s office, officers from California Highway Patrol were shot at during the traffic stop. According to the sheriff’s Department, one man was wounded by the firefight between officers and sheriffs transit deputies.
Authorities were still looking for the second suspect. Sheriff Alex Villanueva reported that the weapon was recovered on the spot.
We are still waiting for details about the circumstances that led to the shooting.
Several freeway ramps leading to the 710 Freeway were shut down for investigation.