Pasadena, CA – On October 11, 2013 at approximately 10:00 a.m., two patrol officers observed a male pedestrian in the area of Hammond Street and Sunset Avenue. Officers attempted to contact the male who ran into a nearby housing complex. Officers pursued the male who presented a firearm and an officer involved shooting (OIS) occurred. The suspect was shot and transported to a local area hospital where he underwent surgery and is expected to survive. A handgun was located near the suspect.
The suspect has been identified as Paris Holloway (Black male-23 and Pasadena resident). Pasadena Homicide/Assault Detectives are on scene and actively conducting the investigation. The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office was notified of the OIS and investigators are responding. Persons who may have witnessed the incident are asked to contact the Pasadena Police Department at (626) 744-4241 or a report can be made anonymously through Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477) or http://lacrimestoppers.org (insert key word 'Pasadena').