Protests after LA cops shoot dead armed 18-year-old black man who led them on a chase after they saw him get out of a ‘stolen car’


Tensions in South Los Angeles are on the rise late Saturday as community leaders expressed anger over a police-involved shooting that claimed the life of an 18-year-old black man.

The incident occurred at approximately 1.40pm on Saturday, when police officers noticed the man armed with a gun riding in a car that was believed to have been stolen, the Los Angeles Times reports.