SoCal Endures Second Night of Protests Over Police Shooting of Armed Man

Photo: Gary Coronado/LA Times

Photo: Gary Coronado/LA Times

Southern California endured a second night of protests and civil disruption over the police shooting death of an armed man on Saturday afternoon. 

Carnell Snell, Jr. was shot after fleeing from officers who had attempted to stop a vehicle in which he was a passenger. Police have stated that a handgun was located at the scene.

Protesters blocked intersections and some were seen doing donuts in their vehicles. Others were seen writing graffiti on buildings while officers stood nearby.

Local officials have called for calm and to let the criminal investigation run it's course.

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