Investigation into two people shot, wounded by off-duty LAPD officer

An off-duty Los Angeles Police Department officer shot and wounded two people in Downey Monday, authorities said.

The two wounded people, described as "suspects,'' were taken to a hospital in unknown condition following the shooting, which occurred about 1 a.m. in the 7800 block of Borson Street, said LAPD Capt. Andy Neiman.

The officer was transported to a hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries that were not life-threatening, Neiman said.

The circumstances of the shooting were under investigation.

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