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A security guard fatally shot a man suspected of stabbing a 9-year-old boy and a 25-year-old woman Tuesday evening at a Target store in downtown Los Angeles, police said.
The attacker was declared dead at a hospital, said Officer Luis Garcia, a Los Angeles Police Department spokesperson. The stabbing victims remained in critical condition Tuesday night, Garcia said.
The incident was reported just after 6:20 p.m. at the Target location at 7th and Figueroa streets in the FIGat7th shopping mall.
The boy was at the store with his mother, who was not present at the time of the attack, Chief Michel Moore said in footage of a news conference broadcast by KCBS-TV Channel 2.