Sheriff’s detectives and Gardena police were continuing an investigation into an officer-involved shooting that left a man in critical condition Sunday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
The shooting was reported in the 1100 block of West Gardena Boulevard (map) shortly before 4 a.m., sheriff’s officials said in a news release.
The wounded man – whose name was not released – was transported to a local hospital, according to the release.
No officers were injured.
Authorities recovered a handgun at the scene.
They did not release any further details.
Anyone with information about this incident was asked to contact the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.