Viewers of an Arizona car chase which ran live on Fox News at pm EST were shocked when during the live feed the man being persued by the police shot himself in the head. Newsanchor Shep Smith attempted to cut away before the individual killed himself but instead the graphic footage ran live nationally on Fox News. WARNING: THE BELOW VIDEO IS EXTREMELY GRAPHIC. VIEWER DISCRETION STRONGLY ADVISED. A long car chase through rural Arizona just aired on Fox News and ended tragically with the suicide of the hs-360.org: Andrew-Kirell. Sep 28, · Car chase ends when suspect kills himself on live TV During "Studio B with Shepard Smith," Fox News was airing a car chase on a 5-second delay, but that was not enough to .
Follow Mediaite:. CrazyTom Vear. And I personally apologize to you that that happened. The man then left his vehicle and ran out into an open field before pulling out a gun and shooting himself on live television. A word on our decision to run the Fox News clip: some Gawker staffers were against publishing the clip. You may also like:. BuzzFeed also explained : Making an editorial decision on how to cover a sensitive, tragic news event like this is never an easy one.
This comes after sources say her boyfriend, a person of interest in her disappearance, committed suicide. Cannot believe i just watched a live car chase for an hour and then all the sudden watched him shoot himself in the head.. DavidBegnaud ProducerMatthewJudith. In the video, Rivera is heard asking the ICE agents to let her see the court order but the agents continued to do their job taking the woman into custody before she could notify her family. My position was that it is clearly news, and that we should run it on that basis.
Continue reading below. Fox carried it. You may legitimately decide to watch it or not, but it is news. The man then left his vehicle and ran out into an open field before pulling out a gun and shooting himself on live television. Amanda Palumbo. Suspect who was being chased near Phoenix has shot himself in the head, live on TV. He made a brief stop to let the passenger out of the car, then he continued the pursuit before stopping the allegedly stolen car and shooting himself in the head. Her family says she was going away with her boyfriend with luggage, as they were planning to spend some romantic days together.