PANORAMA CITY, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A man killed in an officer-involved shooting in Panorama City Tuesday afternoon has been identified. He is Florencio Chaidez, 32, of Panorama City, according to the coroner's office.
Los Angeles police received a report of a man with a gun near Roscoe Boulevard and Willis Avenue at about 2:45 p.m.
About 30 minutes later, officers approached a man with a beer who matched the suspect's description near the intersection of Cedros Avenue and Parthenia Street, and an officer-involved shooting occurred.
The suspect was pronounced dead while being taken to a hospital. A handgun was recovered at the scene, police said.
No officers were injured in the incident.
Officials with the coroner's office said an autopsy was pending.
Coroner identifies suspect killed in Panorama City officer-involved shooting
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