CANOGA PARK – Police shot and killed a man during a traffic stop in Canoga Park and detectives Saturday are investigating the circumstances surrounding the fatal shooting.
It was reported at approximately 1:07 a.m. when Los Angeles Police officers stopped a pickup truck at a CVS pharmacy at 21051 Sherman Way, according to an LAPD spokesman.
The driver had a gun, the LAPD said, and an officer involved shooting occurred.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene by Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics.
ABC7 reported a second person had been detained by police.
It was not known whether the suspect brandished the gun or what, specifically, led to the shooting.
No officers were injured, police said.
The man’s identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.