A manhunt is underway after an off-accountability Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy turned into shot within the high in a like a flash food restaurant, authorities acknowledged.
The deputy turned into in a Jack within the Field in Alhambra at about 5: 45 p.m. Monday when he turned into “tragically and senselessly shot within the high,” Los Angeles Sheriff Alex Villanueva acknowledged.
The deputy, a 13-twelve months outdated, is in excessive situation, authorities acknowledged.
“He wants our prayers,” the sheriff told newshounds Monday night.
The deputy, whose title has now not been released, turned into in civilian dresses at the time. He turned into looking ahead to his food when he turned into shot once within the abet of the high, reported ABC Los Angeles speak KABC-TV.
The suspect is described as a particular person in his 20s, based totally on the sheriff’s office.
He fled the scene in a white 2010-2014 Kia Sorento SUV with paper plates, authorities acknowledged.
Anybody with knowledge about this incident is asked to call the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Smash Bureau at 323-890-5500.