Deputy wounds armed man near Gardena, authorities say

A man allegedly armed with a gun was wounded by a deputy on Tuesday, Aug. 16, near Gardena, authorities said. The shooting was reported abut 12:30 ...

August 23, 2022
5:54 AM

A man allegedly armed with a gun was wounded by a deputy on Tuesday, Aug. 16, near Gardena, authorities said. The shooting was reported abut 12:30 a.m. at a residence in the 300 block of West Redondo Beach Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The wounded man was treated at a hospital and expected to survive, the Sheriff's Department reported. Deputies were sent to the residence on a call of a family disturbance. 'Upon the deputies' arrival, they observed a male … adult armed with a handgun and a deputy-involved shooting occurred,' a Sheriff's Department statement said.

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