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Joshua Quintero, 23
Florence, California
September 01, 2016

Agencies: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department California LASD

Last updated: about 1 year ago

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A man was killed in a deputy-involved shooting in Florence Thursday evening.

The shooting happened around 5:46 p.m. in the 1700 block of E. 83rd Street, authorities said. It was unclear what led to the shooting.

Authorities said the man was shot in the stomach and may have died at the scene.

His sister told that he had been cornered and shot in the back. No gun was found and coroner won't speak until they get police statements.