A murder suspect took to social media to live stream a shootout with police in Los Angeles, before officers gunned him down… in a video that has gone viral.
According to reports, the man’s identity is unknown and he remains in critical condition in the hospital.
olice served a warrant in Hawthorne, Calif. on Wednesday (June 28), in connection with a March 31st murder… when the man fled in his car.
After a chase, he exited his vehicle and tried to escape through an apartment complex while firing off shots at police. At some point, he pulled out his cellphone and began filming, which was later shared by local news.
“I know I’m dying today. Momma, I love you. My kids, I love you,” he says in the video, as gunshots are heard in the background. “They’re about to kill me. They got me.”
One Los Angeles SWAT officer was shot in the hip during the shooting. He’s expected to make a full recovery.