Photo: Scene of shooting
RIVERBANK – A deadly officer-involved shooting occurred on Tuesday morning in Riverbank.
The shooting occurred on the 7000 block of Burneyville Road. A 9-1-1 call came from a residence there concerning an ex-tenant who had been evicted and returned.
51-year-old Armando Osuna refused to leave the property. He then attacked the two deputies who responded to the scene, hitting one of them with a metal pipe.
Then, one of the deputies shot Osuna in the upper torso. He unfortunately died hours later at a Modesto hospital.
The injured deputy was treated at a hospital and released. The SCSD announced that “three separate and independent investigations have been launched into this officer-involved shooting.”
They also add, “If you have any information on this investigation, please contact Detective Marissa Wyatt at 209-525-7091.”
Finally, “If you have any tips, you can leave an anonymous tip by calling Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636.”