LA authorities shoot, kill armed suspect

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Updated: 4/29 4:06 pm

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles authorities have shot and killed man who waved a gun at deputies after allegedly shooting and wounding a woman inside a Los Angeles home.

Television footage showed the suspect pacing the sidewalk for more than an hour early Tuesay, clutching a handgun and a cell phone and gesturing at deputies.

Deputy Crystal Hernandez tells City News Service the standoff ended shortly after 4 a.m. with a deputy-involved shooting.

The wounded woman was hospitalized with a gunshot wound. Her condition was not immediately known.

Investigators say the relationship between the suspect and victim is not known.

Their names have not been released.

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