Albuquerque Officer: Police saved a life by shooting homeless man

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Albuquerque Officer: Police saved a life by shooting homeless man

Defense attorney Sam Bregman, left, questions Albuquerque K-9 officer Scott Weimerskirch while on a 4-foot platform to illustrate how a knife-wielding homeless man on a hill posed a threat to officers. A judge heard testimony Monday and will decide if Keith Sandy, a former Albuquerque detective, and Dominique Perez, an Albuquerque police officer, should stand trial for the fatal shooting of James Boyd in 2014.

Albuquerque Officer: Police saved a life by shooting homeless man

Defense attorney Sam Bregman, left, questions Albuquerque K-9 officer Scott Weimerskirch while on a 4-foot platform to illustrate how a knife-wielding homeless man on a hill posed a threat to officers. A judge heard testimony Monday and will decide if Keith Sandy, a former Albuquerque detective, and Dominique Perez, an Albuquerque police officer, should stand trial for the fatal shooting of James Boyd in 2014.
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