A domestic disturbance call ended with police shooting a man in Redondo Beach on Tuesday night, authorities said.
Redondo Beach police received several calls about a family disturbance in a residential beachside neighborhood in the 1000 block of Esplanade, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, which is assisting in the investigation.
When officers arrived about 9 p.m., they heard screaming coming from the back of a home. They were confronted by an armed man there, and police shot him, the Redondo Beach Police Department said.
Paramedics treated the man for multiple injuries before he was taken to a hospital, Redondo Beach authorities said. Sheriff’s officials said he was shot in the upper torso. The severity of his injuries was not immediately known.