Kay is then seen pulling a gun from his waist as an officer runs past the vehicle, the officials said.
Footage shows the other officer then firing and striking the 18-year-old in the chest, The Post reported."
Based on available information it...
In reviewing tweets by those sympathetic to #DeonKay I noticed an early pattern of him being referred to as a "child." Kay was 18 years old and, while not legally permitted to own or carry a handgun in the District of Columbia, he was of the age of majority; an adult.
It may be possible that Kay had obtained permission from a parent or guardian to apply and take the necessary, police-provided course, however, only having just turned 18 that much is unlikely.
Based on this evidence it would appear that the police-involved shooting of Deon Kay was...
>Cropped frame from the body cam of the officer who shot #DeonKay; Deon enlarged & the gun circled
>Stock image of Bersa TPR45c; suspected gun held by Kay
>Image of gun said to have been in Kay's possession at the scene