FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: Dec. 18, 2014
DA Finds Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Fontana Justified
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. – The San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office has completed its review of the fatal officer-involved shooting of Mahanad Shalabi, 41, of Alturas, by Fontana Police Officer Jason Pernicairo on May 14, 2011.
Under the facts, circumstances and the applicable law, Officer Jason Pernicairo was justified in using deadly force to protect himself and others. Click here to download a report of the written case evaluation.