Inside Downtown Apt. of Man Killed by Police

NBC 7 crews got a look inside the apartment of a man killed Wednesday in a SWAT standoff.

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NBC 7 crews got a look inside the apartment of a man killed Wednesday in a SWAT standoff. Bullet holes show the aftermath.
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San Diego Police said 62-year-old John Edward Chesney was killed in the shooting.
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The standoff happened in the 900 block of Broadway when officers received reports of a man on the third floor with a long gun in his hands.
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Around 11 a.m., San Diego police blocked streets and sidewalks outside and tried to contact Chesney.
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Officers said Chesney acted despondent and agitated during the hour-long ordeal.
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Officers said Sgt. Kerry Mensior opened fire when Chesney pointed his gun at officers.
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Homicide investigators found the gun Chesney was holding: an AR-15 replica pellet gun.
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Additional bullet holes were found in the apartment's walls.
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