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Protests are breaking out in Raleigh, north carolina after a police-involved shooting, the report said

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The protesters took to the streets of Raleigh, N. C., late Tuesday, in response to an officer-involved shooting that resulted in a man being shot and wounded, reports said.

The protesters said that the police were slow to release information about the shooting. Some of the demonstrators, who gathered outside the place of residence by the Raleigh police chief Cassandra Deck-Brown. The others picked up the American flag, and the governor’s office of net for 1 hour, The flag was later seen burning on the street, according to WNCN-TV.

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“We need an immediate and fast, with transparency, with respect to this incident, and because the community has a right to know and need to know what’s going on,” protester Kerwin Pittman, told WNCN-TV.

Raleigh, north carolina, police issued a formal statement saying they had responded to a 911 call of a man with a gun at about 6:40 pm

The suspect, Javier Torres, 26, was shot dead after police ordered him to drop a gun he was trying to flee the scene, authorities said. They said a gun was found at the scene.

“Mr. Torres walked in to the arrivals of the participating states of the officers and a foot pursuit ensued, during which police repeatedly ordered by the Lord, Did to the stop and put the gun on the ground,” according to the police, in a statement. “During the pursuit, Mr. Torres was shot by a responding officer. He was taken to a nearby hospital by EMS.”

No officers were injured during the incident.

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Torres was shot in the vicinity of the location where the police force killed as Soheil Antonio Mojarrad, 30, after he approached an officer with a knife last April.

Images from the Bodycam was turned off when that is met, however, the police department said an officer on Tuesday and was wearing a body camera. The other officers present at the shooting was also in the camera is activated, according to police.

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The State criminal investigation department, will conduct an investigation.

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