A suspect was shot by a deputy Tuesday afternoon in Paramount and was hospitalized with what was described as non-life-threatening injuries.

The shooting occurred about 12:40 p.m. in the 7300 block of Rosecrans Avenue, near Garfield Avenue, according to Deputy Trina Schrader of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

No deputies were injured.

The circumstances of the shooting were not released by the sheriff’s department, but CBS2 reported from the scene that deputies received a call about a man with a gun and got into an altercation with the suspect.

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