A Los Angelesparolee who rammed a school bus a number of occasions prior to main police officers on a high-speed chase earlier than he was fatally shot throughout a gunfire alternate with police officers was making an attempt to murder his wife, the motive force of the bus, authorities revealed final week. 

On Nov. 18, the Buena Park Police Department launched patrol vehicle dashcam footage of the Sept. 3 chase and the deadly capturing of Cedric Baxter.

An officer within the Orange County suburb was within the space round 2 p.m. when he noticed Baxter, 60, hearth on the bus, which had a 6-year-old boy inside, as well as to the motive force, his estranged wife, authorities mentioned. No one was struck, police mentioned. 

Southern California authorities said a man who rammed a school bus before he was fatally shot by police officers was trying to kill the driver, his estranged wife. 

Southern California authorities mentioned a man who rammed a school bus earlier than he was fatally shot by police officers was making an attempt to kill the motive force, his estranged wife. 
(Buena Park Police Department )

Video footage from the officer’s patrol car reveals Baxter showing to drive recklessly alongside a busy thoroughfare and ramming the school bus from behind. He then tries to side-swipe the car close to an intersection, police mentioned. 

The chase ended up on the Buena Park Unified School District’s school bus upkeep yard the place Baxter ran by way of a locked gate and crashed right into a parked car. 

Cedric Baxter

Cedric Baxter
(Buena Park Police Department )

As he will get out of the SUV, a number of pictures are fired and Baxter is seen staggering onto the bottom. He died on the scene. 

At the time of the lethal capturing, Baxter had an energetic home violence restraining order towards him that had been revoked. He additionally had prior convictions for rape, armed theft, drug offenses, and home violence, police mentioned. 

Police dashcam footage shows the driver of an SUV trying to ram a school bus. 

Police dashcam footage reveals the motive force of an SUV making an attempt to ram a school bus. 
(Buena Park Police Department )

His parole for automotive theft had been revoked and there was a parole violation warrant for him chopping off his GPS monitoring system associated to his standing as a intercourse offender, police mentioned.