A man in his 20s was shot and killed by police officers Tuesday at a Riverside park near a playground, authorities said.
Details about the exchange between the man and officers were scarce.
Police said they approached a man at Arlington Park located at 3860 Van Buren Blvd. in Riverside.
Authorities said the man pulled out a handgun and witnesses reported hearing up to five gunshots before the unidentified man fell to the ground
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He was pronounced dead on scene.
Police said a handgun was found at the scene. Witnesses told NBC4 the man was homeless and often seen at the park.