Man Fatally Shot by Deputies in East Los Angeles: LASD

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Authorities respond to the scene where a man was shot by L.A. County sheriff's deputies in East Los Angeles on Feb. 6, 2018. (Credit: KTLA)

Authorities respond to the scene where a man was shot by L.A. County sheriff's deputies in East Los Angeles on Feb. 6, 2018. (Credit: KTLA)

A man was fatally shot by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies on Tuesday night, officials said.

The incident occurred about 10 p.m. in the 5000 block of East 3rd Street, authorities said in a news release.

The man was struck by gunfire and was declared dead at the scene. It is unclear what led to the shooting or whether the man was armed.

No deputies were injured during the incident.

No further details were released about the shooting Tuesday night.