A California murder suspect was fatally shot by law enforcement soon after his getaway car or truck broke down on a highway Tuesday morning, a report reported.
California Freeway Patrol officers had been responding to a disabled motor vehicle on the 105 Freeway in Paramount when they encountered Jesse Medrano, 35, who was desired for a fatal shooting in South Los Angeles on Sunday, Fox 11 claimed.
Throughout the prevent, new footage from the SkyFOX helicopter captured Medrano pulling out a handgun and opening fire on the officers.
The officers returned hearth, placing the suspect. Medrano was taken to a close by medical center and pronounced useless.
A CHP officer reportedly endured a graze wound during the shootout.
The SUV Medrano was driving experienced the very same license plate of a vehicle that was reportedly stolen by the suspect following Sunday’s shooting.
Medrano was currently being sought for allegedly capturing and killing 61-year-previous Ruben Marrufo and wounding two other individuals, the report reported.