Crime & Justice

Armed man shot by Riverside County deputies dies at hospital

Authorities say an armed man shot by Southern California sheriff's deputies has died at a hospital.

Officials in Riverside County say deputies responded to a Moreno Valley apartment complex following reports of a man with a gun threatening family members Saturday.

The Press-Enterprise newspaper reports the shooting occurred shortly after deputies arrived. Officials did not say what immediately preceded the gunfire.

The suspect was rushed to a hospital, where he later died. His name was not released.