Officers gunned down a man described as drunk and acting violently in Long Beach Wednesday.
He was shot in the 4600 block of East 15th Street at around 7:30 p.m, a Long Beach Police Department spokesman said.
The officers were called out to assist Long Beach Fire Department, who told police the man was intoxicated and acting in a violent manner. After they made contact with him, the shooting occured, however the exact circumstances of what happened are still unclear.
After the shooting, the man was taken to the hospital in an unknown condition. No officers were hurt.