- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 22, 2015

SAND SPRINGS, Okla. (AP) - Sand Springs police have released another video of an officer shooting and killing a man who pointed a pistol at the officer.

The video released Wednesday came from a camera worn by officer Brian Barnett, who shot and killed 66-year-old Donald Allen on April 11 outside Allen’s home.

The video shows Allen approaching Barnett with a pistol at his side, then pointing toward Barnett.. Barnett then opens fire, shooting Allen in the chest.

Officers can then be seen providing medical aid to Barnett as he lay on the sidewalk.

Police said previously that the camera wasn’t working, but said Wednesday a computer forensics expert was able to retrieve the video and that it was given to the district attorney’s office as it reviews the shooting. Barnett is on paid leave pending the outcome of the investigation.

Police earlier called Allen “a victim of mental illness” whose own actions led to the shooting.

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