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East Los Angeles shooting: Gunman killed

A man was fatally shot by deputies after allegedly shooting a woman in East Los Angeles.
April 29, 2014 4:43:50 AM PDT
A man was fatally shot by deputies after allegedly shooting a woman Tuesday morning in East Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

Deputies responded to a shooting at about 1 a.m. near First Street and Gage Avenue. They found a woman shot and her two young children in the house. The woman was taken to a hospital and her children were rescued.

The man was seen on video walking the streets with a gun in hand. Later, SWAT team members cornered the suspect with tanks. Deputies were forced to shoot and kill the suspect after the suspect shot first, deputies said.


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