Five law enforcement officers demonstrated “extraordinary” and “exceptional” courage when they closed in on a mass shooter who killed nine people at a San Jose workplace while hearing gun shots go off, a sheriff’s department official said during a Tuesday press conference.
Body camera footage of the incident, released publicly Tuesday, shows two sheriff’s department personnel and three San Jose police officers arriving at the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority and making contact with the shooter in less than 4 and a half minutes.
The shooter, 57, whose name has been withheld per Daily Wire policy, is believed to have killed himself after realizing law enforcement were closing in on his location.
The footage has been described below:
Law enforcement arrived at the Santa Clara Transportation Authority shortly after 6:30 am, after receiving calls about shots fired within the workplace. Within minutes, a sheriff’s sergeant, one sheriff’s deputy, and three police officers arrived at the building.
“Let’s go,” multiple law enforcement officers can be