PANORAMA CITY, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A suspect was taken into custody Thursday morning after a shooting involving a federal officer at a home in Panorama City, authorities said.
Few details were immediately disclosed about the incident. According to the Los Angeles Police Department's Mission Division, the shooting occurred at about 4:30 a.m. at a townhouse in the 14000 block of Terra Bella Street.
A federal officer shot at a suspect, but that person was not struck by gunfire, the LAPD said. A City News Service report described the officer as a Department of Veterans Affairs employee.
It was unclear what the person in custody was suspected of, or what prompted the officer to open fire.
Suspect in custody after federal officer involved shooting in Panorama City, authorities say