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: FDA to Consider Pfizer Application for COVID Booster Shots on Friday
Demonstrators identified Demetrious Stanley as the man who officers shot Monday night.READ MORE: Marin County Uses State Grant to Seal Rural Roads With Recycled Tires
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: Contractor Who Bribed San Francisco Public Works Director Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison
There was no report of any injuries suffered by the officers. No other details about the circumstances of the shooting were immediately released.