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: RealTime Weather Alert: Wet and Windy Monday Morning, Flooding Possible
White was wanted on an arrest warrant for sex crimes.READ MORE: 3 Killed, 24 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
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: Man, Woman Shot In Vehicle On Kedzie Avenue In East Garfield Park
According to COPA, police body cameras were activated during the incident, and video from the shooting will be released within 60 days.