Authorities Friday publicly recognized a 19-year-old man who allegedly superior on San Diego Police Division personnel and pointed a BB pistol at them final weekend at San Ysidro Transit Middle, prompting a patrol officer to fatally shoot him.
Mauricio Sanchez Ramos, handle unknown, died Sunday night on the scene of the regulation enforcement taking pictures on the trolley station simply north of the U.S.-Mexico border, based on the San Diego County Sheriff’s Division, which investigates shootings involving SDPD personnel.
The occasions that led to the deadly gunfire started shortly earlier than 9 p.m., when police obtained a report of an armed man inflicting a disturbance on a light- rail tram approaching the depot within the 700 block of East San Ysidro Boulevard.
After the trolley arrived on the station, officers confronted Ramos, a former Ramona resident who was holding what seemed to be a firearm, sheriff’s Lt. Joseph Jarjura stated.
Ignoring the officers’ repeated orders to drop the gun, Ramos allegedly raised it of their course and commenced approaching them, prompting Officer Ruben Berton to shoot him repeatedly together with his service rifle, authorities stated.
The gun Ramos had been carrying turned out to be a Glock-replica .177- caliber BB pistol, Jarjura stated.
Berton has labored for the San Diego Police Division since 2017, based on the Sheriff’s Division.
–Metropolis Information Service