Suspect dies after struggle with Fontana PD

FONTANA, Calif. The incident began early Monday morning on Paddock Lane near Bridlepath Drive, when members of a family called 911, saying a stranger was banging on the windows and doors of their house, screaming to be let in.

When officers arrived, they pursued a male suspect on foot, which eventually led to a struggle. When the struggle was over, officers noticed the suspect was having breathing problems.

Paramedics responded and transported him to /*Kaiser Permanente Fontana Medical Center*/, where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect's identity was not released.

Two /*Fontana Police*/ officers were placed on administrative leave, in accordance with department policy.

An autopsy is pending.

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