BREAKING: Gunman Ambushes, Shoots L.A. County Deputy In Station Parking Lot
Lancaster, CA - A gunman ambushed and shot a Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy in the Lancaster station parking lot Wednesday afternoon.
The incident occurred just after 2:45 p.m., according to KTLA.
The deputy was standing in the station parking lot when he was shot in the shoulder by a gunman.
Other deputies on scene were fired upon but were not struck by the gunfire.
Authorities believe that the gunman was firing at them from an elevated position in a nearby building.
The suspect is at large, and no suspect description has been released at this time.
The manhunt for the suspect appears to be focused on a nearby apartment complex.
UPDATE: The Lancaster mayor says that the wounded officer "is going to be okay."
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