LAPD shoots man allegedly armed with knife in Tarzana
Los Angeles police shot and wounded a man who allegedly charged at officers while armed with a knife Friday, Aug. 7, in Tarzana.
The shooting occurred shortly after 6 a.m. near Reseda Boulevard and Oxnard Street, near the Metro G/Orange Line busway, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
The wounded man, in his 30s, was taken to a hospital in unknown condition, police said.
Officers went to the location in response to a report of a disturbance involving a man armed with a knife, and they shot the man when he charged at them, the LAPD reported.