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Garden Grove Police Department
Saturday November 1st, 2014 :: 01:17 p.m. PDT


Assault with Deadly Weapon/Officer Involved Shooting

SUBJECT: Assault with Deadly Weapon/Officer Involved Shooting
LOCATION OF OCCURRENCE: 9900 Block of Aldgate Avenue, GG
DATE/TIME OF OCCURRENCE: 11/1/14 @ 8:02 am
SUSPECT: Name withheld pending notification of family

At 8:02 this morning, a male subject tried to force his way into the rear door of a home in the 9900 block of Aldgate Avenue. The residents called the police to report the attempted burglary in progress. The suspect said he was being chased and asked to be let in. Once inside, the suspect later armed himself with a knife and threatened to kill a female resident. A male resident armed himself with a shotgun.

The suspect stabbed the male resident in the arm. At that point, Garden Grove officers were entering the residence and confronted the suspect. An officer involved shooting occurred. The suspect was transported to the UCI Medical Center, where he died from his injuries. The male resident was transported to the Garden Grove Medical Center, where he is being treated for his stab wound, but is in stable condition. No officers were injured.

Per protocol, the Orange County District Attorney’s Office shooting team has been notified and will be jointly investigating this case with the Garden Grove Police Department.

Garden Grove Police Department
11301 Acacia Pkwy
Garden Grove, CA 92840

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