CANYON COUNTRY (CBSLA) — Several people were detained Monday night after an off-duty Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy’s vehicle was struck and damaged by a pellet gun.
There were also reports that a Santa Clarita city transit bus was also struck by a pellet.
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Following the shootings, deputies saw a person running into an encampment in the Santa Clara riverbed and subsequently detained an unspecified number of people.
The deputies also recovered what appeared to be a rifle from the scene.
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There were no reports of injuries, though the sheriff’s department asked people to stay away from the area as the investigation continued.