A man who was celebrating the upcoming birth of his first child was shot dead by a security guard after he pulled out an airsoft gun, according to his family.
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00:02 David -- This is Johnny Seacrest -- 25 secrecy admits
00:07 he and his cousin are not perfect. But they didn't deserve
00:11 to have this happen. They were walking home from a bar
00:14 after celebrating the upcoming birth of -- first child. When Ludwig
00:19 stepped behind the enclosure for the dumpsters to relieve himself. Except
00:23 he was spotted by -- security guard for the sunset ridge
00:26 apartments receipt -- -- security guard. Overzealous. All of us all
00:34 -- on the complex right to Seacrest front door in building
00:38 26. And then it went back -- my cousin made a
00:42 poor choice taking an air assault gun. Air soft guns fire
00:46 little synthetic BP's but they do look similar to real accounts.
00:50 Like the one carried by the security guard came out with
00:54 it and were. Security guard. Unloaded his weapon or both of
00:59 us killing my cousin Seacrest tried to save him a drive.
01:06 -- tried giving -- CPR and putting pressure on the won't
01:10 he died of he died in front of the whole family
01:15 they're brought all the kids out. And made him watch. As
01:20 are very real kids as young as 37 and eight. Westminster
01:26 police are investigating. A worker for the apartment complex told us
01:29 this. Everything right now still currently under investigation and our concern
01:34 right now for the safety of our 280 residence the concern
01:37 for secrecy and his family. Even though -- made mistakes. Why
01:42 is absolutely dead loved his fair point. Loved his friends --
01:46 or. And will be missed. Seekers did tell me that after
01:51 the shooting and before police arrived to remove the -- soft
01:55 infamous cousin and put it back inside the house. He also
01:58 believes police officers should have taken better care of the kids
02:01 so they would not have to watch -- do or die.
02:04 Westminster police issued an official statement saying nothing about and are
02:07 soft on instead saying the deceased man shot had a handgun.