$250k reward offered for arrest, conviction in L.A. County deputy’s death

Car wanted in connection to shooting death of L.A. County deputy.
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A $250,000 reward is being offered for the arrest of the suspect who shot and killed a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy in Palmdale.

On Saturday just before 6 p.m., Deputy Ryan Clinkunbroomer was shot while in his patrol car at the intersection of Sierra Highway and East Avenue Q, the department said. He was taken to the hospital where he died.

Investigators say a dark colored 2006-2012 Toyota Corolla has been “identified as a vehicle of interest.”

Car wanted in connection to deputy's shooting death
Photo credit LASD

Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger has authorized a $100,000 reward, while the City of Palmdale authorized $100,000,  and the Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs authorized $50,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people involved in the deadly shooting.

Anyone with any information regarding the deadly is urged contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-550. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers" by calling (800) 222-TIPS (8477) or going on to http://lacrimestoppers.org.

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