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Shootout with LAPD officers closes parts of South L.A.

August 25, 2011 |  3:02 pm

Untitled The Los Angeles Police Department closed off blocks of South L.A. Thursday afternoon amid reports of a shootout involving officers.

There were reports that one officer may have been injured, but that has not be confirmed.

The shooting was reported at 2:45 p.m. near 66th Street and Western Avenue.

Several blocks have been closed off as officers assessed the situation.


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Image: Map shows location of a possible shootout involving officers in South L.A. Source: Google Maps