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Deputy kills man showing gun in Lynwood

August 8, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
The L.A. Sheriff's Department and the District Attorney's office are investigating a fatal deputy-involved shooting in Lynwood.It happened late Friday night at a home in the 12700 block of Waldorf Drive. Witnesses say the deputy fatally shot 23-year-old Guillermo Saucedo who was allegedly showing off a gun to women at a party.

When deputies arrived they said Saucedo pulled out the gun. Deputies struggled with Saucedo to get control of the weapon. Witnesses said Saucedo gained control and pointed the gun at a deputy. That's when deputies opened fire.

Saucedo was shot multiple times. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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