21 Sep 2022

M62 shooting: inquest hears police officer leant out of car and shot Yassar Yaqub

An inquest jury has begun hearing details of a police surveillance operation which ended with the shooting of a suspect on the M62 in West Yorkshire 5 years ago.

A firearms officer shot three times at Yassar Yaqub who was in a car which police had forced to stop on a motorway slip road.

Simon Israel reports