A police officer in Berkeley, Missouri, shot and killed young man who pointed a gun at him late Tuesday night, St. Louis County police say.
The officer saw two people outside the station, got out of his vehicle and approached them. One of the suspects pulled out a handgun.
“Fearing for his life, the Berkeley Officer fired several shots, striking the subject, fatally wounding him,” the release from the county police said. “The second subject fled the scene.”