MODESTO, Calif. (KTXL) — The Modesto Police Department said one man is dead after being shot by police responding to a ‘family disturbance’ Thursday evening.
The shooting happened on Entrada Way near Orangeburg Avenue.
Police said officers found a man in the front yard of a residence who they said was ‘uncooperative.’
Police said officers shot the man but did not offer further details about the incident.
The man was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries, according to the Modesto Police Department.
Family members identified the man as Paul Chavez, Jr.
Police said they would not be releasing further information “at this early stage” but would be releasing body camera footage from officers along with other evidence in the coming weeks.
This is a developing story.