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Officer-Involved Shooting in Leimert Park

leimert692LEIMERT PARK (KTLA) – An investigation is underway after an officer-involved shooting in Leimert Park.

The shooting happened in the 3900 block of Westside Ave.

Police say it involved an off-duty police officer, but they have declined to identify him or reveal other details about the shooting.

Both the officer and a suspect are being treated for their injuries at a local hospital.  There has been no information released on the extent or severity of their injuries.

Police are interviewing witnesses in the area to try to determine what led to the confrontation.