SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento Police are sharing a video of officers responding to a man in midtown firing a gun into the air.
Besides concerned citizens, that man called 9-1-1 and was threatening to kill himself.READ MORE: UPDATE: Stockton Man With Dementia Found Safe
The body camera videos just released begin with officers heading to the scene.
Body camera video of one of the Sacramento Police Officers descending on a midtown scene.
A man, calling 9-1-1, telling a dispatcher to send police before something bad happens.
Video shows an officer opening up his patrol car door, gun in hand.READ MORE: Smoke Drifts Into The Valley As Dixie Fire Grows To 217, 581 Acres
And the suspect, laying down in the middle of the intersection, face down.
Moments later the officer shouts orders.
From another officer’s body camera, a group of police move in with a shield and place it on top of the suspect
Body camera video showing a scary scene in a midtown Sacramento intersection ending with no one hurt.
That incident played out on April 28th.MORE NEWS: City of Grass Valley Among Latest Local Governments Hit By Cyberattack
Police say besides arresting the man they also recovered a handgun and ammunition.