Sheriff’s Deputies Shoot, Kill Person in Palmdale

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Sheriff’s deputies shot and killed a person for unknown reasons in Palmdale early Friday morning, according to an official with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

The shooting occurred near Rancho Vista Boulevard and Cricket Lane (map), an official said around 4:30 a.m.

The person was originally said to be “down,” but an LASD official said around 6:40 a.m. that they had died.

It was unclear why the person had been shot.

No deputies were injured during the incident.

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