Imperial County Sheriff's Deputies involved in officer involved fatal shooting

Salton City, California - Yesterday, at approximately 5:50pm, Imperial County Sheriff’s Deputies were involved in an officer involved shooting during a traffic stop on Highway 86 in the Salton City area of the County.

The suspect of the stopped vehicle died at the scene, and no deputies were injured during this incident. Identification of the suspect is being withheld pending further investigation and notification of next of kin. An investigation is ongoing.

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