Man shot dead by armed police in Birmingham
Written by Tristan Harris on March 16, 2019
AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after a man was shot dead by armed police in Birmingham.
Officers were carrying out a warrant at an address in Wheelys Lane, Lee Bank, just before 5am yesterday when the incident happened.
A man in his 50s was shot and died a short time later at the scene.
The incident was referred to the Independent Office for Police Conduct and the officers’ body worn video footage was downloaded and passed onto the IOPC to be considered as part of the investigation.