BODYCAM: OKC Police Fatally Shoot Man During Fight After Suspect Grabbed Officer’s Taser

The Oklahoma City Police Department released bodycam and bystander video of a fatal officer involved shooting that occurred Saturday, May 8th.

Authorities say on Saturday night, OKC police responded to a home near NW 33rd and Roff Ave following a domestic dispute. Police were initially told the suspect, Daniel Hobbs, was in violation of a protective court order.

An officer arrived and contacted Hobbs. The officer attempted to search the suspect to make sure he didn’t have any weapons, but a struggle ensued.  “During the course of the struggle, both the officer and the person involved went to the ground. During that struggle, the officer discharged his firearm, striking the subject,” said Capt. Dan Stewart, with the Oklahoma City Police Department.

A neighbor captured the fight on their cell phone. Witnesses told investigators that they saw Hobbs and the officer struggling over the officer’s gun. In bodycam released, authorities highlight that Hobbs gained control of the officer’s taser before he was shot.

The post BODYCAM: OKC Police Fatally Shoot Man During Fight After Suspect Grabbed Officer’s Taser appeared first on Red Voice Media.

Click this link for the original source of this article.
Author: Ray Dietrich


This content is courtesy of, and owned and copyrighted by, https://www.redvoicemedia.com and its author. This content is made available by use of the public RSS feed offered by the host site and is used for educational purposes only. If you are the author or represent the host site and would like this content removed now and in the future, please contact USSANews.com using the email address in the Contact page found in the website menu.

0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

USSANews.com
A better search engine: DuckDuckGo.com.
Visit our Discussion Forum at Libertati.com.

Follow us:
WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com