That's when officials say an altercation took place and the female deputy was hurt.
She was treated at the scene and taken to a nearby hospital and the injured suspect was also taken to a hospital. Authorities said that another deputy also suffered minor injuries during the altercation.
Officials say there was a vehicle crash involving juveniles just south of the area in the 4000 block of Noakes Street in /*Commerce*/ moments before the incident. However, it's not clear if the two are connected.
An investigation is underway by the /*East Los Angeles Sheriff's Station*/.
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