Man Shot, Wounded by LAPD Officer in Jefferson Park

A man was taken to a trauma center in stable condition Tuesday night after being shot by an LAPD officer in Jefferson Park, officials said. (Credit: KTLA)

A man was taken to a trauma center in stable condition Tuesday night after being shot by an LAPD officer in Jefferson Park, officials said. (Credit: KTLA)

A man was taken to a trauma center in stable condition Tuesday night after being shot by an LAPD officer in Jefferson Park, officials said.

A Los Angeles Police Department officer shot the man during an “officer-initiated stop” about 9:15 p.m. at 30th Street and 9th Avenue, just north of Jefferson Boulevard, media relations officer Jane Kim said.

The Los Angeles Fire Department transported a male victim with a gunshot wound to a hospital, fire spokesman David Ortiz told The Times.

No other information about the victim was immediately available.