Sheriff's Officers in California are being shot at by a Sniper in Lancaster, CA.  At least one Deputy Sheriff has already been shot and other Deputies are actively being shot at right now (7:46 PM EDT).

Law enforcement units are converging on the area.  This is an active-shooter situation.  More details to follow below . . .



Citizens are urged to AVOID the area of Lancaster Blvd and Sierra Hwy.



Someone fired into the Sheriff station’s helipad area and hit a deputy in the shoulder, authorities said. The deputy was taken to a hospital for what appears to be a non-life-threatening “graze wound” to the shoulder.

“My deputy is in stable condition at a local hospital. He was hit in by one round in the shoulder,” Sheriff Alex Villaneuva said. “We have set up containment on a nearby building and we are going through all our tactical steps right now.”

Villanueva said deputies have the area entirely blocked off and they believe the shooter is contained. The sheriff said the shot came from a considerable distance. It was unclear how many shots were fired.



Deputies have been using binoculars to scan a nearby four-story building for a possible sniper, and officers are positioned nearby waiting for the SWAT team. Tactical units have been deployed to Lancaster with armored vehicles on the 14 Freeway.

Because of concern for sniper fire, deputies have been told to approach the area only from the west. Deputies are clearing nearby buildings, including a library and an apartment complex.

A Sheriff’s Department source said the gunman fired a high-velocity rifle round that hit the injured deputy.

The public has been told to avoid the area.


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    TSlinger · 6 months ago
    Another LEFTIST up to the same old tricks.
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    MakeReady · 6 months ago
    It is interesting ....they dumb down the populace in a couple areas of very nice life style , good income, good climate, attractive areas then turn them into a toilet...All the wise is a toilet . Once the toilet scum runs everyone off the globalist bastards will go in and buy it for 20 cents ......then starve off the scum or burn it all down and repopulate it with their scum.
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    MakeReady · 6 months ago
    There has got to be a mistake on the location ...... everyone knows you can't own a gun in CA ................
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    Madeleine Mead · 6 months ago
    It’s part of the plan to disarm the people. The government that sets these shooters up, is the government we are to cry to for help. For years this was a desert farming community. In the 90’s Los Angeles County paroled sex offenders there and gave away free housing to gang members. There goes the farming community. Possibly it’s gangs or cartels. The elite who run California are following the play book developed in South Africa. Genocide is not far off. Lancaster is about 30 miles directly south of China Lake Naval Weapons lab. I don’t know if that has anything to do with anything just throwing it out there.