Suspect wounded in deputy-involved shooting in Azusa

AZUSA, Calif. (KABC) -- A suspect was wounded in a deputy-involved shooting at the end of a high-speed pursuit in Azusa Thursday, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies said.

The shooting occurred near E. Alosta and N. Citrus avenues at about 6 p.m.

The suspect was airlifted to L.A. County-USC Medical Center, loaded off the hospital's rooftop helipad and taken to the trauma center for treatment. His condition is not known.

No deputies were injured.

Anyone with information about this incident was urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.
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