Jury to decide whether Long Beach police officer used excessive force in fatal shooting of CSULB student

Depending on who’s telling the story, Feras Morad was either a disoriented college student in desperate need of medical attention when a panicked Long Beach police officer killed him, or he was an unpredictable and aggressive threat to public safety who’d violently resisted arrest before the officer made a split-second decision to shoot in self-defense.