They couldn't get the Chief to respond so they had to go to Police Union Rep. Lt. Brian Betley:
"I think there's a good group of people out there that would want that kind of response from the police - get this guy at all cost." - 1:10 mark in video below. (source)
Spin, blame, deflect.
Move along. Nothing to see here.
Just murdering people we THINK took a shot at police.
Could have been a car backfiring but we'd rather be safe than sorry.
Hey! Don't get mad! If they weren't doing anything wrong, why did they flee?