A woman allegedly threatening people with a knife was fatally shot Sunday by Long Beach police, a sergeant said.
The police shooting took place about 11:15 a.m., near the intersection of 7th Street and Bellflower Boulevard, LBPD Sgt. James Richardson said.
Paramedics treated her at the scene and took her to a hospital, where she later died, according to Richardson. Her name was withheld pending notification of kin.
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It's not yet known what prompted the use of deadly force by police.
No other injuries were reported.
A knife was recovered at the scene, Richardson said.