Man killed in Chesterfield home; police shooting ruled justified

Posted on: 2:45 pm, May 3, 2013, by , updated on: 02:46pm, May 3, 2013

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – A December 2012 shooting in which Chesterfield Police killed in a man inside his own home has been ruled justified, according to a news release from police.

According to the county, a multijurisdictional grand jury and an internal police investigation found the shooting of 38-year-old Brian McDaniel to be justified.

Police responded to McDaniel’s Millcreek Drive home on Dec. 10, 2012, to serve two felony domestic assault warrants. A standoff ensued at the home.

Police said they shot and killed McDaniel after they saw him point a gun at them.

This is the story CBS 6 aired the day of the shooting