LAPD Officer Working Movie Set Security Fatally Shoots Aggressive Dog

The shooting occurred around 11:40 a.m. in the 400 block of South Main Street.

An off-duty Los Angeles police motorcycle officer working security for a movie set shot and killed an aggressive dog on Friday afternoon. 

The shooting occurred around 11:40 a.m. in the 400 block of South Main Street, LAPD media relations told The Hollywood Reporter

While the unidentified officer was working, he was approached by a man and the two got in an argument, police said. It is unclear what they were discussing. At that time, a dog approached and began to act aggressive, police said. 

The officer, who sustained minor injuries in the altercation, shot and killed the dog. The man, who is not being called a suspect at this time, has been detained, police said. 

It is unclear if the shooting happened on or near the set. 

It is unclear what movie was being filmed in the area. 

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