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Deputies kill man they say tried to run them down
[Los Angeles, CA]


January 25, 2001
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Deputies kill man they say tried to run them down
[Los Angeles, CA]

Louis Sahagun, Times Staff Writer
January 23, 2001, Tuesday, Home Edition
Copyright 2001 / Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times
January 23, 2001, Tuesday, Home Edition

(LOS ANGELES) -- A man was shot to death in Florence on Monday after he attacked a passerby with a hammer and then tried to run down several sheriff's deputies with a stolen car, authorities said.

The deputy-involved shooting followed a violent rampage that began shortly after the unidentified man entered a church in the 600 block of Compton Avenue about 11:45 a.m. and took off his clothes, Deputy Cruz Solis said.

Full story: Deputies kill man they say tried to run them down
[Los Angeles, CA]





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