PALMDALE – Authorities have identified the man who was fatally shot last week by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies in Palmdale.
He was 34-year-old Everett Byram, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office.
Deputies from the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station were called at 10:21 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, to the 37000 block of Oxford Drive regarding a domestic violence call, said Lt. Patricia Thomas. During their investigation of the incident, Byram moved toward deputies with an edged weapon and was shot by deputies, LASD officials said in a news release.
Byram was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The weapon was recovered at the scene, authorities said.
Anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Anonymous calls can be made to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or to lacrimestoppers.org.
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