California Crime Justice & Security Laws
Authorities: Police shoot man during foot chase
Original Post Date: 18th Oct, 2010 - 2:22pm
I am pretty sure the cop has a reason to shoot (I am hoping). Since they recovered a gun, then it's obvious they were up to no good.
LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Authorities say Long Beach police shot and wounded a man during a foot chase.
Police spokeswoman Nancy Pratt says the shooting occurred around 7 p.m. Saturday after officers responded to a report about a gun.
Long Beach police attempted to speak with a group of people about the report but they all fled on foot.
She says that during a chase an officer shot one of them, who is in his 20s, in the upper body. The wound wasn't believed to be life-threatening... Source 3p