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California officers shoot suspect who rammed police cruiser

December 3, 2018

RIALTO, Calif. (AP) — Officers shot and wounded a man who rammed their police cruiser after crashing his pickup truck through a fence at a family member’s home in Southern California.

Officials say police responded early Monday to a report of a possibly intoxicated man causing a disturbance outside a home in Rialto, east of Los Angeles.

TV news showed a crashed pickup with several bullet holes in the windshield. Police say the suspect was struck by gunfire at least once and is hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. He was not identified.

No officers were hurt.

The shooting is under investigation.

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