Reseda suspect shot dead Corbin Ave Victory Blvd by Police
BREAKING NEWS in Reseda | Police chase suspect then shoot him dead.
A 20-year-old male suspect was shot and killed by police Monday after he was caught driving a stolen Ford Explorer with a LoJack system in it which activated and alerted LAPD West Valley and Topanga Police.
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Police spotted the stolen vehicle with the suspect in it along Sherman Way and Canoga Av and a small slow speed pursuit took place through major streets till it ended at the intersection on Corbin Av facing Victory Blvd, lapd officer Sandoval said.
The suspect bailed out on foot apparently armed near the 6400 block along Corbin Av where he ditched his stolen Ford into a curb at which time Police officers chased the suspect 100 yards to a alley near some houses near Hamlin St and Corbin Av where they were reportedly of shot and killed the 20 year-old male dead in the alley.
The suspect was said to of having a possible weapon and there has been a handgun recovered at the scene by police.
Police were wearing bodycam’s and those body cameras were turned on during the foot pursuit and that video will be released at a later time after Police have concluded their investigation, Media Relations LapD Sandoval said.
The suspect’s identity is not yet a press release and the body of the suspect will remain on scene till coroner investigators of the Los Angeles Chief Medical Examiner’s Office conclude with their investigation and Robbery detectives from the Los Angeles West Valley Police Department conclude their evidence gathering at this scene.
The 2 officers involved in the foot pursuit were transported via RA to a nearby hospital for treatment and are reported to be in stable and good recovery as their injuries were not life-threatening.
One Police officer was reported to have a apparent gunshot to his knee while the other Lapd officer involved in chasing the suspect only suffered some scraps and bruising from the foot pursuit.
It is not clear wether of not the suspect had a gun or returned fire at the officers, though there was a handgun recovered from this scene. it is unclear wether the officer shot himself or if the suspect shot at officers with that reported handgun which officers had said they found.
The Reseda shooting started this morning at 10:00am and has Corbin Av. intersection of Victory Blvd and Corbin Av at Vanowen St. shutdown to thru traffic along the 6400 block of Corbin avenue in Reseda today.