Published on Apr 28, 2014
Man gets out of car at 1:51 of video
Long Beach Police department shoot unarmed man after he allegedly pulled out a pair of scissors during a clash at a Target store in Compton before leading Sheriff’s deputies on a chase into Long Beach, where he got out of his vehicle with a large wooden stick in hand.
When deputies arrived to help security officers locked in a struggle with the man, he pulled out a large pair of scissors, according to a department statement.
The man then fled to his vehicle and led deputies on a chase. The Sheriff’s Department pursued him into Long Beach, where Long Beach police joined in the pursuit at about 3:15 p.m.
The Sheriff’s Department said that the man came to a stop on the 1800 block of East Ocean Boulevard and refused commands to exit his vehicle. About 15 minutes later, he got out of the vehicle with a large wooden stick and again refused to follow commands, the department stated. He then ran down to the beach where he was first shot with “rubber bullets” then proceed to fire lethal ammunition.