1 person hospitalized after LAPD shooting in Leimert Park
LOS ANGELES - One person was hospitalized Monday night after being shot by police in Leimert Park Monday night, according to officials.
The Los Angeles Police Department reported an officer-involved shooting near the intersection of W. Martin Luther King Boulevard and S. Bronson Avenue around 9 p.m. One man was taken to the hospital with what police described as non-life-threatening injuries.
Neither the officers nor the bystanders were hurt in the shooting.
Officers did not immediately say what led to the shooting.
The shooting forced W. Martin Luther King Boulevard and S. Bronson Avenue to shut down for hours before reopening.