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Two Los Angeles Sheriff’s deputies shot in apparent ‘ambush’

BREAKING: Two Los Angeles sheriff’s deputies are shot multiple times in an apparent ‘ambush’ by a male suspect who jumped out of a bus and shot them before fleeing

  • The two deputies, a male and a female officer from the Transit Services Bureau, were shot several times at the Compton PAX station on Saturday night.
  • A male suspect opened fire after jumping out of a bus
  • He then fled the scene and is still at large
  • Both deputies have been taken to a local hospital and are in critical condition and are undergoing surgery

Two Los Angeles sheriff’s deputies were ambushed at a bus station by a male suspect who subsequently fled the scene, local outlets report.

The two deputies, a male and a female officer from the Transit Services Bureau, were gunned down at the Compton PAX station.

A male suspect got off a bus at the station and shot the deputies before fleeing the scene, KTTV reports.

The two deputies, a male and a female officer from the Transit Services Bureau, were shot several times at the Compton PAX station on Saturday night.

The two deputies, a male and a female officer from the Transit Services Bureau, were shot several times at the Compton PAX station on Saturday night.

Both deputies have sustained multiple gunshot wounds and are in critical condition, the department’s Twitter account said.

They are currently undergoing surgery and Sheriff Alex Villanueva is now in hospital.

“A short while ago, two of our sheriff’s deputies in Compton were shot and taken to a local hospital,” the department said in a Twitter post on Saturday evening.

They are both still fighting for their lives, so please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. We will update this thread with information as it becomes available. ‘

This is a story in development.

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