Los Angeles County Sheriff Department Investigating As One Dies In Azusa Officer Involved Shooting

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Authorities disclosed Azusa police shot and killed a man in adjacent Glendora Wednesday morning, and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is assisting with the investigation.

The shooting reportedly took place at about 1:09 a.m. near Glendora Avenue and Route 66. According to Deputy Eva Jimenez of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau, the victim was transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Jimenez said.

No details about what led up to the shooting have been made available.

Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau said the fatal gunshot came from Azusa police.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.