After a standoff with authorities early Monday, a person was arrested on suspicion of fatally taking pictures his roommate on the condo they shared in Irvine.
Police acquired a 911 textual content round 2:19 a.m. from a person who mentioned he had heard two of his roommates arguing adopted by gunshots, the Irvine Police Division mentioned in a social media put up.
Police mentioned they entered the residence and located one man lifeless from gunshot wounds and the suspect, David Bohr, 39, on the high of the steps with a gun pointed to his head. Officers started speaking to Bohr, who initially refused to give up, police mentioned.
The Irvine Police Division’s SWAT and disaster negotiations groups arrived to help within the standoff. Disaster negotiators inspired Bohr to peacefully give up because the SWAT staff and members of the Orange County Fireplace Authority rescued two different roommates from the constructing, police mentioned.
One of many different roommates was in a position to climb out of a second-story balcony and onto the roof of the constructing, the place SWAT staff members had been standing, drone video captured by the police exhibits.
Bohr was taken into custody at 5:09 a.m. and brought to the Orange County Jail in Santa Ana, in keeping with authorities.
The taking pictures happened at an condo within the Irvine Groves residential group off Walnut Avenue. 4 males who had been roommates lived there, together with a person who initially contacted police and continued to textual content updates to authorities whereas he was locked in his room.
Police have withheld the sufferer’s id pending the notification of his subsequent of kin. Police mentioned they’re nonetheless investigating the occasions main as much as the loss of life.