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Video: Anchorage Police Department Shane Tasi Shooting

Anchorage Police Department Shane Tasi Shooting

Alaska Dispatch

This surveillance video shows the events leading up to the fatal shooting of Shane Tasi in Mountain View on June 9 by Anchorage Police officer Boaz Gionson.   

On Wednesday, it was announced that an investigation by the Alaska Attorney General's office cleared Gionson of wrongdoing in the 9:30 p.m. shooting on the 700 block of North Bunn Street. 

Witnesses said Tasi aggressively approached Gionson and refused instructions to drop a stick he was carrying. The officer fired three times, according to witnesses at the time, killing Tasi.