Officer wounded in gunfight with suspect in Watts
A call came in around 11 p.m. near 111th and Antwerp streets. Authorities said officers were doing extra patrol around the Nickerson Gardens housing complex when they tried dispersing a group.
One of the people in the group fled on foot and the officers began chasing him. During the foot chase, the suspect took out a handgun and a shooting ensued.
One of the suspects was shot and killed. During the shooting, an officer was hit and taken to Long Beach Memorial Hospital in stable condition.