Wounded suspect is wheeled to an ambulance
The wounded car burglary suspect is wheeled to an ambulance. Courtesy OnScene.TV

A suspected car burglar was shot to death by Santa Ana police in a parking structure, authorities said Monday.

It happened at 11:37 p.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Civic Center Drive, Santa Ana police Corporal Anthony Bertagna said.

“We got a call of a guy in the parking structure breaking into cars,” Bertagna said. “Officers made contact with the suspect and an officer-involved shooting occurred.”

Homicide detectives and the Orange County District Attorney’s office are investigating the shooting.

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