On August 26, 2020 at about 1:25 a.m., Culver City Police Officers observed a suspicious vehicle parked with its rear passenger side door partially open in front of a closed business in the 8500 block of National Blvd. As the officers drove closer to investigate, a male subject suddenly exited the vehicle and fired one shot in the direction of the officers.
After firing one round towards the officers, the suspect fled on foot and was taken into custody without incident after a short foot pursuit. A loaded handgun was recovered at the scene.
Neither the suspect nor the officers were injured during the incident.
The adult male suspect was arrested for PC 664/187 (Attempted Murder of a Police Officer).