Two officers and a suspect were injured during a gun battle Thursday morning in Huntington Beach, California. Authorities received a call at around 7 A.M., informing them about a man wielding a knife in the area of Delaware Street and Utica Avenue.
When officers arrived, a gun battle ensued between the suspect and the police, according to a statement from the Huntington Beach police.
The suspect and an officer were both struck during the shooting incident. They were both then transported to a local hospital for medical treatment. Another officer was injured, but it isn’t confirmed whether or not he was also transported for treatment.
According to a Tweet from Orange County ABC reporter Greg Lee, more than one officer was shot during the gun battle. Lee reports that two officers were wounded while the suspect was shot. He reports that “all are in stable condition.”
Where Did The Shooting Happen?
Huntington Beach police report that the shooting occurred in the area of Delaware Street and Utica Avenue.
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