SOUTH LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A suspect who tried to hit a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy with a car was shot in South Los Angeles Saturday night.
Authorities said around 11 p.m. deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 800 block of 120th Street. During the stop, the suspect tried to use his car to hit one of the deputies. A deputy-involved shooting then occurred.
The suspect fled the scene. He was later detained at a local hospital after being treated for several non-life-threatening gunshot wounds to his upper torso.
No deputies were hurt in the shooting. It was unclear why the deputies initiated the traffic stop. The investigation was ongoing.
Suspect shot after trying to hit LASD deputy with car in South LA