Tulare Police Shoot Man During Scuffle

Tulare Police shot a man they thought may've been involved in a convenience-store theft Thursday evening.

The theft happened at a mini-mart near Inyo Avenue & E Street.

Minutes later, officers came across a man a couple blocks away -- near F Street & Kern Avenue -- that they thought may've been involved. Police say there was a scuffle of some sort, which ended with an officer shooting the man.

Police say the man was taken to Tulare Regional Medical Center. His condition is unknown.

The Tulare County Sheriff's Department is investigating the shooting.

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