Armed man fatally shot by police in Pacoima

PACOIMA, Calif. Police arrived on the 13000 block of Corcoran Street at around 12:30 a.m. on Friday when they said they were confronted by an armed man.

Police said the man was threatening eight adults and three children inside the home.

The situation escalated and police opened fire. According to witnesses, numerous shots were fired.

The man died at the scene. No officers were hurt.

Investigators have not revealed what type of weapon the man was reportedly holding.

CNS contributed to this report.

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