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Man shot by police outside Tarzana home

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Los Angeles police shot a man who allegedly confronted officers with a shotgun outside a home in Tarzana, a police spokesman said late Friday.

The victim was taken to a hospital but his condition was not immediately available, said Sgt. Barry Montgomery.

No officers were injured, Montgomery said.

The incident began shortly after 5 p.m. when officers responded to a call about a man with a gun, Montgomery said. A shotgun was recovered from the scene.

No further details were available.

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