In Logan County, Oklahoma, a police officer’s body cam captured the chilling moment a man pulls a gun on the officer and shoots, News 9 reports.
Logan County Sheriff’s Deputy David Wade was serving an eviction notice when he was shot by Nathan LeForce.
The video showed the officer walking up to a LeForce and a woman. The woman was actually the person Wade was serving the eviction notice to. He gave the couple the notice and talked to them both for a while about the weather and the difficulty of moving on your own. LeForce even offers Wade a drink at one point.
Afterward, the deputy went back to his truck and gave dispatch the information he received. As he made his way back the the yard, LeForce pulled a gun out of his waistband and aimed it at Wade. The camera then freezes.
According to the report, the deputy was shot at least three times in the face and the body. He was taken to OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City from the scene via medical helicopter. Wade died during surgery.
KFOR reported that after LeForce shot the deputy, he took off in the officer’s vehicle. Wade, still holding on, called for backup.
LeForce pulled into a gas station shortly after. He ditched the police truck and carjacked a customer at the gas station. Soon after, police captured him in the carjacking victim’s 2010 Mazda.
He was charged with first-degree murder and booked into jail.
The bodycam footage was released on Wednesday by the Logan County Sheriff’s Office. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office released the bodycam footage on Wednesday.
KFOR reported that Wade worked as a deputy for two and a half years. He is survived by his wife and his three children.
A funeral service is scheduled for 1 p.m. on April 24 at the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie.