Photos:Manhunt continues for suspect in Sheriff shootings

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Sheriff’s deputies converged on the area surrounding St. Francis Medical Center where two L.A. County sheriff’s deputies are being treated for after being shot.
(Jason Armond / Los Angeles Times)
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Two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies were out of surgery and recovering after being shot Saturday evening in Compton in what authorities described as an “ambush” that was captured on surveillance video.

The video, released by the Sheriff’s Department, shows a man walking up to the deputies’ parked patrol car, pulling out a gun and firing several times into the front seat area from the passenger side. The assailant is then seen running from the scene. On Sunday, officials asked for the public’s help to locate the person who opened fire.

L.A. County sheriff's deputies converge near St. Francis Medical Center.
L.A. County sheriff’s deputies converge near St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood, where two deputies are being treated for gunshot wounds after an attack in Compton.
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L.A. sheriff's deputies stand guard outside St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.
L.A. sheriff’s deputies stand guard outside St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood, where two sheriff’s deputies are being treated after a gunman open fire on them in Compton.
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L.A. sheriff's deputies keep watch outside St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.
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L.A. County sheriff's deputies patrol outside St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.
L.A. County sheriff’s deputies patrol outside St. Francis Medical Center, where two deputies are being treated for gunshot wounds.
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L.A. County sheriff's deputies gather outside St. Francis Medical Center.
L.A. County sheriff’s deputies gather outside St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.
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L.A. County sheriff's deputies gather outside St. Francis Medical Center.
L.A. County sheriff’s deputies assemble outside St. Francis Medical Center.
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L.A. County sheriff's deputies mount a vehicle outside St. Francis Medical Center.
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L.A. County sheriff's deputies walk near St. Francis Medical Center.
L.A. County sheriff’s deputies walk near St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.
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A group of L.A. County sheriff's deputies near St. Francis Medical Center.
A group of L.A. County sheriff’s deputies walk near St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.
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L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva exits a news conference in Lynwood.
L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva exits a news conference in Lynwood outside the emergency room of St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.
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Sheriff Alex Villanueva address the media during a news conference.
L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva address the media during a news conference.
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Detectives arrive in Compton to investigate a gun attack on two sheriff's deputies.
Detectives arrive in Compton where two L.A. County sheriff’s deputies were shot and wounded by a gunman who opened fire on their patrol car near the Compton Metro station.
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Detectives comb the area where two L.A. County sheriff's deputies were shot in Compton.
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L.A. County sheriff's deputies block off streets in Compton.
L.A. County sheriff’s deputies block off streets in Compton surrounding the bus station where two deputies were shot.
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Activist Najee Ali, left, gives flowers to sheriff's Sgt. Larry Villareal
Longtime L.A. activist Najee Ali, director of Project Islamic Hope, left, greets sheriff’s Sgt. Larry Villareal with flowers and a “get well” balloon for two deputies recovering from gunshot wounds at St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood.
(Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)