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Video captures officer-involved shooting in Logan Heights

Posted at 5:38 PM, Sep 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-17 17:18:46-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Witness video shows the moment San Diego Police opened fire on a pursuit suspect in Logan Heights Monday.

The video starts with the suspect, identified Tuesday as 30-year-old Enrique Aguilar, walking in the middle of the street, it appears toward the direction of police. Yells of "drop the gun" could be heard as Aguilar continues walking down the street.

As Aguilar proceeds toward officers, police say he pointed a weapon at officers. A hail of gunfire rings out and Aguilar falls to the ground.

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Two officers then approach Aguilar and place him in under arrest.

Aguilar was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Two officers involved in the exchange of gunfire were not injured.