OC suspected car thief survives officer-involved shooting


The shooting happened on the 3000 block of South Bristol Street in Santa Ana. Police say Marcelino Almanza was standing next to a stolen car and had a handgun.

Investigators have not yet said what led up to the shooting, but no officers were hurt. They say Almanza was shot several times.

According to detectives, the 39-year-old is a parolee and will be charged when he is released from the hospital.

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