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Suspect killed in Rancho Palos Verdes deputy-involved shooting

Authorities investigate the scene of a deputy-involved shooting in Rancho Palos Verdes on Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011.

December 28, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A suspect was killed in a deputy-involved shooting in Rancho Palos Verdes Tuesday night.

The incident happened in the 29300 block of Golden Meadow Drive. It started with a domestic dispute between an 85-year-old man and his son.

When sheriff's deputies arrived after a 911 call, the son told them he would not surrender and that he had a weapon.

Investigators said deputies opened fire when the man refused to drop his weapon.

No deputies were injured. The shooting remains under investigation.

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