Officer Involved Shooting Takes The Life Of Alva Braziel In Houston
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Alva Braziel in Houston this morning.
According to Click To Houston reports:
According to Houston Police, two officers were driving down Cullen Boulevard at Ward when they saw a man in the middle of the street with a revolver pointed in the air.
Both officers got out of the car and ordered him to drop the weapon and show his hands.
A witness also told him to put the gun down, according to Houston Police.
Officials say both officers shot the man when he pointed the gun at them.
The man died at the scene.
A woman who identified herself as the man’s wife said his name is Alva Braziel.
This is just beyond crazy at this point. How do we make it stop?
There are conflicting reports as to whether or not Braziel actually had a gun. Hit the flip to see.