Los Angeles police Thursday shot and wounded a woman armed with a handgun at a motel in Canoga Park, authorities said.
The shooting occurred at 20122 Vanowen St., near Winnetka Avenue, about 2:30 a.m., according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The address corresponds to the Best Western Canoga Park Motor Inn.
“Officers responded to a radio call of a female trespass suspect …,” an LAPD statement said. “When they arrived they went to the room (where) the woman was said to be and found her there armed with a handgun; at that time there was an officer-involved shooting.”
The woman suffered a “non life threatening gunshot wound” and was taken to a hospital in stable condition, police said. Her name was not immediately released.
No officers were injured. A handgun was recovered at the scene.
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