The video is from Saturday July 16, 2011. The incident occurred at around 4:45 pm on Third Street and Oakdale Avenue in San Francisco, California. According to SFPD, a 19 year old man was believed to have been in a possession of a firearm and was shot by officers on duty.
It all started with uniformed officers conducting a fare inspection on a municipal light rail train. The teenager whom they later shot dead was unabl
e to present a valid ticket and was detained. But as soon as they got off the platform, he took off.
The officers who pursued the teenager on foot said that he pulled out a gun and opened fire at them to which they responded with their service weapons.
Eye witnesses, however saw things go differently. They say they saw the teenager run and plant the ground after being shot.
Police maintained that the teenager had a weapon and searched the area f
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