A Lufkin, Texas police officer was forced to shoot and kill a man who was actively stabbing another man in the head and neck.
First 3:20 are audio of 911 call, bodycam video starts after, then proceeds to dashcam video.
Body camera footage released Tuesday shows Lufkin Police officer Black Witherspoon responding to reports of a man attacking someone. As Witherspoon arrives on scene, he witnesses 40-year-old Epthen Johnson crouching over another man. Witherspoon instantly recognized that Johnson was stabbing the other man, and repeatedly told him to show his hands. Witherspoon fired 3 shots as the attacker continued to stab at the mans neck and head. A 4th shot was fired, ending the vicious attack.
Blood tests were run on Johnson, who turned out to be high on PCP and Marijuana at the time of the attack. A grand jury cleared officer Witherspoon of any wrongdoing earlier this wee
Officer shoots/kills suspect stabbing man in head & neck