DA clears CHP officer in fatal shooting of a Riverside man on the 5 Freeway in Irvine – Orange County Register

SANTA ANA — The Orange County District Attorney’s Office has cleared a California Highway Patrol officer who shot and killed a Riverside man who was running in freeway lanes in Irvine.

DA investigators said it is their determination based on the evidence that Officer Daniel Agee was justified in shooting 27-year-old Mauricio Andre Barron, who was running in lanes of the I-5 near Barranca Parkway on Oct. 10, 2016, according to a letter released Friday outlining the results of the investigation.

Barron’s mother has filed a civil lawsuit against the state and the CHP over her son’s death.

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