A suspect was killed and a Riverside County Sheriff’s Department deputy injured in a shooting in Coachella Friday evening.

The shooting occurred about 6:30 p.m. in the 51700 block of Cesar Chavez Street, near Bagdouma Park, a sheriff’s department official said.

The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics, while the deputy was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.

Authorities were investigating the events that led up to the shooting, and no further details were immediately available.

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