Get BlazeTV
News

Listen to What Police Officer Tells Evacuees in Tense Moments Following California Shooting

A California police officer sought to reassure frightened individuals evacuating the site of Wednesday's deadly San Bernardino shooting, telling them: "I'll take a bullet before you do."

After 14 were killed and 17 injured in the deadliest mass shooting since Sandy Hook, an unidentified officer led a group of individuals at the Inland Regional Center to safety.

"Try to relax, everyone, try to relax," the officer said. "I'll take the bullet before you do, that's for damn sure. Just be cool, OK?"

Watch the Video Via KPCC:

Scene from inside building at San Bernardino shooting

San Bernardino Police confirmed that at least 14 people are dead and 17 people have been injured in the mass shooting in San Bernardino Wednesday. Police say there were up to three suspects who may have left the area in a dark-colored SUV. “They came prepared to do what they did as if they were on a mission," said San Bernardino Police Chief Jarrod Burguan.Gabi Flores gave us permission to post this video from inside the Inland Regional Center, where the shooting took place. She is Consumer Services Coordinator there. In the video, you can see an officer leading the group to safety. At one point, he says: "Try to relax, try to relax. I'll take a bullet before you do, that's for damn sure."Here’s everything we know so far: http://kp.cc/1NHW0Qj

Posted by

KPCC on Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Follow the author of this story on Twitter and Facebook:

One last thing…
Watch TheBlaze live and on demand on any device, anywhere, anytime.
try premium
Exclusive video
All Videos
Watch BlazeTV on your favorite device, anytime, anywhere.
Subscribe Now
Recommended
Daily News Highlights

Get the news that matters most delivered directly to your inbox.