Reported on The Root, 39-year-old Michelle Lee Shirley who struggled with bipolar disorder was shot by Torrance, CA police. Several 9-1-1 calls were made about a woman who was driving reckless.
At one point, according to NY Daily News, Shirley was driving on the wrong side of the road with the airbags open.
When the officers arrived on the scene, they “boxed her in with their patrol cars. When she veered forward at them, officers opened fire at her”, reported on the NY Daily News.