US police shot a man in a bulletproof vest in the Los Angeles area of Hollywood, California, considering his actions to be threatening, according to a message from the city police on Twitter.
The incident took place on Saturday night.
According to police, the man died on the spot. An investigation is underway. The message does not indicate whether he had a weapon with him.
According to the NBC Los Angeles television channel, the police have blocked the streets adjacent to the arrival and are looking for witnesses. After receiving the warrant, it is planned to search the car of the deceased for evidence.