US Cop Fires Five Bullets, Kills Woman Shouting She's Pregnant

Saul Bowman
Мая 15, 2019

A Houston-area police officer fatally shot a woman who told him she was pregnant after she wrestled his Taser away from him and used it on him Monday night.

The unnamed officer came across the woman while patrolling an apartment complex in the city of Baytown, some 27 miles east of Houston.

According to USA media, the officer, who has not been named, is an 11-year-old veteran of the Baytown Police Department He has been placed on paid administrative leave, Dorris said, adding that this is standard protocol.

Dorris says the officer opened fire after the woman grabbed the officer's Taser and used it against him. Turner is heard yelling "I'm pregnant" as she struggles on the ground as the officers continue to wrestle her standing above her.

The unnamed woman was on the ground and appeared to reach towards the officer when she seemed to say "I'm pregnant". The officer then attempted to render aid to the woman but she was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Dorris.

However, the woman's relatives allegedly told police she was not pregnant, according to Dorris. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news. "[She] actually tased the officer, which forced the officer to draw his duty weapon and fire multiple rounds at the suspect". The officer, an 11 year veteran with the department, did not suffer serious injuries. "It was just her and her dog", resident Jonathan Little said.

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Lieutenant Dorris said: "It's a tragic event for everybody involved".

Carr said she lives several apartments down from where the incident took place and that she witnessed the shooting. He is on paid administrative leave as authorities investigate.

"It was a sad situation". "Our hearts go out to the family of the deceased". In the first five months of 2019, at least 323 people have been shot and killed by police in the United States.

"That's extremely disrespectful for everybody involved". She also revealed that her sister was on medication for schizophrenia.

The video of the police shooting can be seen on the next page.

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