Officer Involved Shooting Leaves Suspect Dead Sparking Homicide Investigation

CASTAIC – Just after 9:00 p.m. LA County Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators responded to the 31900 block of Castaic Road to investigate a deputy-involved shooting. Information is limited due to the ongoing investigation, but authorities did say that the suspect was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities said that there are no outstanding suspects and no deputies were injured during the gunfire. A full investigation is required whenever a deputy-involved shooting occurs.

Anyone with information should contact the LA County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.  If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or by using the website

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