SEPTA releases police body cam video of shooting

Thursday, July 20, 2017 07:43PM
SEPTA releases body cam footage. Monica Malpass reports during Action News at 6 p.m. on July 20, 2017.

PHILADELPHIA - SEPTA police say they want to be transparent about what led to a man being shot by officers in the Kensington section of Philadelphia Wednesday night.

They have released body camera video of officers responding to a shooting on the 400 block of East Somerset Street and, moments later, firing at Jose Lebron.

They say LeBron emerged from a nearby home, pointed a firearm at his own head, then at the officers.

Both Lebron and the woman survived.

He is charged with attempted murder along with a list of other charges.
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