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.
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After the shooting, the man was taken to the hospital in an unknown condition. No officers were hurt.