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: Fire Destroys 2 Pleasant Hill Homes; Resident Still Missing, Firefighter Suffers Burns
Demonstrators identified Demetrious Stanley as the man who officers shot Monday night.READ MORE: Drought: Transbay Pipeline, Desalination Plant Could Boost Marin's Dwindling Water Supply
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: U.S. Supreme Court Sides With College Athletes In Key Compensation Case
There was no report of any injuries suffered by the officers. No other details about the circumstances of the shooting were immediately released.