HESPERIA (CBSLA) — A San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department deputy was shot and wounded Tuesday and was being treated at a nearby hospital.
The deputy, assigned to the Hesperia station, was shot near Bear Valley Road and Jacaranda Avenue and was taken to a nearby hospital, according to the department.
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It was not immediately known what led up to the shooting but the sheriff’s department said a suspect was in custody.
The deputy’s condition was not immediately disclosed.
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People were told to avoid the area due to police activity.