Officers shot and wounded a man in the hand Sunday who lunged at them with what police said was an “edged weapon” at a business in South Los Angeles, authorities said.

Officers were dispatched at about 2:45 a.m. in response to a call of a robbery in progress at a business in the 100 block of Florence Avenue, the Los Angeles Police Department reported.

They saw the suspect armed with an “edged weapon” and commanded him to drop it, police said. Officers then utilized 40mm foam projectiles when the suspect allegedly refused to comply.

Police said the projectiles had no effect on the suspect.

Officers wounded the man in the hand when he advanced toward them, police said. He was taken into custody and transported to a hospital for an injury to his hand. He was listed in stable condition. No officers or bystanders were injured.

The area of Florence Avenue, from Broadway to San Pedro Street, was expected to be impacted for several hours while police investigate the incident.

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