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Confrontation at La Mirada Home Leaves Suspect, Two Deputies Hospitalized

A man in his 30s was hospitalized Tuesday morning following a confrontation with two Orange County sheriff's deputies who suffered moderate injuries as they assisted with the serving of a restraining order at a home in La Mirada.

Deputies responded at 8:40 p.m. Monday to a call of a family disturbance and to assist with serving the order on a man who lives at the home in the 8100 block of Barrington Lane when the man confronted deputies and a use of force occurred, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Department.

The suspect and deputies were taken to a hospital where the suspect was sedated and the deputies were treated for their injuries, the sheriff's department said.

Details of the type of force used were not released.

Neither the name of the suspect nor the extent of his injuries was immediately disclosed.

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