A man was fatally shot during a confrontation with Riverside County sheriff’s deputies on the south side of Moreno Valley Monday.

The shooting happened shortly after 1 p.m. in the 25400 block of Filaree Avenue, near Patricia Street, according to the sheriff’s department.

Multiple patrol units were sent to the location, but the source of the trouble was not immediately clear.

No deputies were injured.

As of 4 p.m., the scene remained active, as investigators continued to process evidence. There were no further threats to public safety.

More information was expected to be released by sheriff’s officials Monday night.

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