SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) — A protest over a deadly police shooting shut down a freeway in San Jose Tuesday night.
Protesters blocked off northbound 87 and marched onto Taylor Street and on to police headquarters.READ MORE: Update: Three Injured In San Jose Stabbing; Suspect Fatally Struck By Truck On Highway 85
Demonstrators identified Demetrius Stanley as the man who officers shot Monday night.READ MORE: Scotts Valley Neighborhood Lockdown Ends; Suspect Fired Shots At CHP Officer
It happened in the 1100 Block of Tofts Drive in north San Jose around 9:45 p.m.
Police said the suspect was armed and pointing a handgun at the officer who opened fire.MORE NEWS: San Jose Becomes First City In Nation To Require Gun Liability Insurance
There was no report of any injuries suffered by the officers. No other details about the circumstances of the shooting were immediately released.