Man in custody after being shot while driving toward Montebello officers

A man who was shot and wounded by Montebello police was out of the hospital but in police custody today after driving a vehicle that may have been involved in a homicide at officers, authorities said.

The officer-involved shooting occurred about 1 p.m. Sunday in the 100 block of South 10th Street, according to Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Sheriff's Information Bureau.

Montebello police located a vehicle that may have been involved in a\homicide Saturday, it was reported.

The suspect was struck once in the lower body, treated at a hospital for his wound and was being detained pending further investigation, Koerner said.

The suspect's name and age were not yet released.

Sheriff's homicide detectives were investigating the officer-involved shooting.