To elaborate, they killed a 73 year old man who suffered from dementia and was walking around carrying a crucifix. Short of saying they were threatened by a 7 month old baby, I don’t know how that could sound any worse.

Notable quote:

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Chief Martin initially told reporters that the object found in Mr Serna’s pocket was difficult to describe, without offering further details.

But a subsequent statement from Bakersfield Police Department read: “During a search of Mr Serna a dark colored simulated woodgrain crucifix was recovered.