Man Hospitalized After Being Shot by Deputy in Long Beach

A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy shot and wounded a man in Long Beach on Tuesday.

Deputy Involved Shooting Long Beach

A sheriff’s deputy was involved in a shooting in Long Beach Tuesday.

The shooting took place in the 200 block of East Sunset St. in Long Beach, according to a sheriff’s department news release.

The wounded man was transported to a local hospital in unknown condition, the release stated.

A handgun was recovered at the scene, according to the department.

No deputies were injured in the incident.

The cause of the shooting was under investigation.

Check back for updates on this developing story.