LAPD Gun Down Teen For Graffiti

A man was shot in Los Angeles for spray painting in a vacant apartment

A teenager was critically wounded when he was shot by a police officer who responded to a trespassing and vandalism call. The unidentified 19 year old was shot an unknown amount of times when the officer went in and opened fire into an apartment in Long Beach, CA last week when he found teenagers inside painting graffiti.

Long Beach Police say that it is unclear what occurred before the officer began shooting. The L.A. County District Attorney’s Office will conduct its own investigation to find out what happened on that fateful night. will update this story as it develops.

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