Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Officers opened fire on a man in Santa Clarita [November 16, 2022], fatally shooting him.

The man was armed with two knives and lunged at deputies, who then opened fire.

Santa Clarita Valley, 11/16/22 — A man was shot and killed late Wednesday by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy in Santa Clarita.

The shooting occurred at 10:25 p.m. Wednesday during a “possible burglary in progress” near the intersection of Island Road and Bridgeport Lane, Deputy Brenda Serna of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau told City News Service.

The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene.