An off-duty police officer was assaulted and the attacker was shot early Wednesday in North Hills.
The Los Angeles Police Department officer made an "officer needs help" call at approximately 1:15 a.m. near Nordhoff Street and Orion Avenue, according to the LAPD Mission Division.
The officer was hit with a baseball bat then transported to a hospital in stable condition. The attacker was also taken to a hospital in stable condition after he was shot in the stomach.
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Details on what led up to the assault were not immediately clear.