Surveillance Video Released in Berkeley Officer-Involved Shooting

BERKELEY, MO (KTVI) -The Berkeley Police Department has released surveillance video from the fatal officer involved shooting in Berkeley. The video shows the suspect pointing a gun at the officer.

Around 11p.m. Tuesday night, a police officer with the City of Berkeley was conducting a routine business check at the Mobile Gas Station located at 6800 North Hanley Road when he observed two male subjects on the side of the building.

Police say the officer exited his vehicle and approached the subjects when one of the men pulled a handgun and pointed it at the officer. In fear for his life, the officer fired several shots, striking the subject and fatally wounding him.

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