Brian Barbosa, 23

South Gate, California
January 11, 2015

Agencies: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department California LASD

Cause of death: Shooting

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As officers were talking with the victim a short time later, the wanted man was spotted walking nearby. He then ran from officers and attempted to carjack a second vehicle at Annetta Avenue, according to the release.

After the second failed carjacking attempt, the man ran into residential yards between Annetta and Kauffman avenues.

He emerged armed with a handgun in the 8900 block of Kauffman Avenue (map), at which time he was shot during a confrontation with officers, the Sheriff's Department said. It was unclear how many shots were fired.