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Shots reportedly fired at police helicopter

Deputies respond to a report of shots fired in Bellflower on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013.

September 18, 2013 1:52:02 PM PDT
A suspect reportedly fired shots in the air toward a police helicopter in Bellflower Wednesday, prompting a heavy police response.

Authorities responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Lakewood Boulevard and Cedar Street at about 1:15 p.m.

A male suspect surrendered just before 2 p.m., exiting a house in the neighborhood with his hands up. He was seen being taken into custody.