CHICAGO (CBS) — The Civilian Office of Police Accountability is investigating a deadly police shooting that took place Friday morning in Chicago’s West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Three officers and a U.S. Marshal shot and killed man who has been identified as 34-year-old Klevontaye White.READ MORE: 3 People Shot In North Austin
White was wanted on an arrest warrant for sex crimes.READ MORE: Lollapalooza Now Requiring Masks In Tents And Indoors For All Attendees
Police say he pointed a gun at them, and they fired.
“I heard police coming, and I came down here to see what’s happening. And I see one of the guys laying down on the ground down there,” said witness Randolph Canady.MORE NEWS: Sprinkler System Floods Skokie Apartment Building While Dousing A Fire
According to COPA, police body cameras were activated during the incident, and video from the shooting will be released within 60 days.