VALLEJO (AP) – Authorities have identified a man killed in an officer-involved shooting over the weekend in the drive-through lane of a Bay Area fast food restaurant.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports Monday the man killed by Vallejo Police Saturday was identified as 21-year-old Willie McCoy, a local rapper known as Willie Bo with the group FBG.READ MORE: Ring Videos Show Creepy Encounters By Man At Home of Sacramento Mother And Her Children
Vallejo police say that when officers arrived McCoy was unresponsive inside a car on a Taco Bell drive-through lane with a handgun in his lap.READ MORE: 'I Thank God': More California Churches To Offer Vaccines In Effort To Reach Underserved Communities
They say McCoy abruptly moved and officers ordered him to keep his hands visible, but he reached for his gun and officers opened fire.
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