DISTRESSING FOOTAGE: Bodycam: Fugitive struggles with US police officer before being shot dead

2019-01-09 21:46

Officer Brianna Tedesco approached the parked car in which Kenneth Martell was sitting on July 26.

Martell gave a fake name to Tedesco and handed her a piece of paper, then grabbed a gun and pointed it at her.

The gun didn't fire and a struggle ensued.

Another officer, Anthony Loiacono, then approached and shot Martell once.

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