The Baltimore Police Department has released the body cam video of an officer-involved shooting of an 18-year-old suspect, who was fatally shot by police just a day after getting out of jail. Curtis Jamal Deal was shot, as an officer felt their life was in danger after Deal reportedly pointed a gun at officers.
Baltimore police said officers spotted a vehicle driving erratically. One of the passengers eventually bailed and took off down an alley. When an officer cut around in the other direction. Police said he came face-to-face with Deal, who was armed with a gun, but it does not appear the suspect fired.
Police say the officer fired seven shots, with Beal being hit four times. The officer who shot Deal is on administrative duties while this shooting is investigated. Body camera video is under review.