Police Chief Medaria Arradondo said during a press conference that officers were making a traffic stop involving a man who was suspected of being involved in a felony case when the individual opened fire on police. The officers then returned fire, killing the man, Arradondo claimed. He promised to release body camera video documenting the alleged shootout on Thursday. 

The incident rekindled anti-police sentiment in the city, with several hundred people assembling at the scene about an hour after the shooting. 



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