NORTH HILLS (CNS) — Authorities have identified a man who was fatally shot by police in North Hills.
The shooting occurred about 5:50 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17, in a residential area in the 8800 block of Norwich Avenue, said Lt. Kirk Kelley of the Los Angeles Police Department’s West Valley Station.
Efrain Herrera Jr., 24, died at a hospital, said coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter.
Officers went to the location in response to a report of a suspect armed with a knife in the middle of the street, Kelley said. They were confronted by Herrera, and an officer-involved shooting occurred, he said. No officers were hurt.