A naked man with a gun was shot by an officer near the Hollywood Broadwalk around 10:45 p.m. last night, according to Hollywood Police.
Hollywood police say, “Officers attempted to deescalate the situation. However, the individual’s actions necessitated a use of force response by police, resulting in a police-involved shooting,”
The naked suspect was taken to the hospital by Hollywood Fire Rescue and his condition is still unknown.
<blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>BREAKING: A naked man with a gun was shot by an officer near the Hollywood Broadwalk, police said Tuesday. <a href=”https://twitter.com/MiamiHerald?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>@MiamiHerald</a><a href=”https://t.co/4S5L8lDXJU”>https://t.co/4S5L8lDXJU</a></p>— Michelle Marchante (@TweetMichelleM) <a href=”https://twitter.com/TweetMichelleM/status/1315982806011568133?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>October 13, 2020</a></blockquote> <script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″></script>
Police say the man’s gun was recovered at the scene and no officers were hurt.