It’s reported that a woman was shot and killed by police this morning at Washington Boulevard on Seaward Drive after she allegedly tried to attack them.
It is said that the woman was arguing and tried to attack the officer which led to her being shot five (5) times in front her 4-year-old baby. she was immediately rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Residents in the area are now protesting and blocking the road demanding justice. “she was in a argument with a man and he called the police. when they arrived they shot her in front her baby for no reason. she’s innocent and we want justice, said the residents.”
According to the officers, the woman attacked them with a knife which left them no choice but to defend themselves by shooting her.
The deceased woman was identified as 36-year-old Tasheka Mcleod.