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LAPD officers shoot man in downtown LA

KABC-TV covers Los Angeles and Southern California.

November 13, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Los Angeles police officers shot a man in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday.

The suspect was taken to the hospital in critical condition. No officers were injured.

Two officers assigned to the Occupy L.A. camp responded to a call about a man with a knife at 7th and Los Angeles streets about 4:45 p.m. It's unclear what prompted the shooting.

Several streets were closed as the officer-involved shooting was investigated.

It's unknown if a knife was recovered.