California Highway Patrol officer shot during traffic stop

Posted at 9:02 PM, Jun 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-14 00:59:37-04

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a California Highway Patrol officer has been shot and critically wounded during a traffic stop and the attacker is being sought.

The officer was shot shortly before 8 p.m. Monday in the Studio City area.

Authorities say the suspect drove off but a car matching the description of the one used before the shooting was located at a Van Nuys apartment complex.

Other details weren’t immediately released.