More Details on the California Freeway Shootout

This terrifying gun battle erupted on a Southern California freeway overpass during rush-hour traffic Monday, and had a fatal ending. The shootout left a California Highway Patrol officer murdered, and two other officers injured. The suspect was killed at the scene as well.

The situation arose during a traffic stop on Interstate 216 in Riverside. Police said the shooting started after Officer Andre Moye pulled over the suspect's vehicle and attempted to impound it. The officer was filling out paperwork when the man grabbed a rifle from his truck and started firing. Officer Moye died at the scene.

The shootout terrified commuters, as bullets shot through car windows and windshields, just narrowly missing drivers and their passengers.

 
Lance Houston

Lance Houston

Want to know more about Lance Houston? Get his official bio, social pages and articles on 101.7 The Bull!

title

Content Goes Here