Witness Recounts Seeing Baton Rouge Gunman 'Running at Me'

Brady Vancel came face-to-face with a gunman in Baton Rouge Sunday in a heart-stopping moment as the armed man ran towards him holding a rifle.
2:53 | 07/18/16

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Well pulled up that at my job site which was known Carolyn sue road. This is right behind where axles crime scene took place. And when I pulled up in the driveway we heard about a ruckus about but so loud sounds and we assumed he knows. There was someone working because there was ever over when he when he shots. From when we've found and bought I got in a kind of curious to it would suck and walked around a walk down the street of the bid. So where was and I looked across a field and I saw. A man land behind. Beauty the beauty so supplies stores news it was on the ground and you know from what I put together at that point this this man was it wasn't alive because he was just plain Lindo park in line. And by the time I come back out of being shocked and trying to realize what was going on. I saw on another man com was in my vision the whole town but I didn't see him. Ron and at me his running towards my direction I guess that state in what just happened China believes seniors run and but he had an assault rifle in his hand. Well he when he noticed that I was stand in the street in front army stopped where is that he turned around and ran the other way. And then I turned around and ran back into the house solace that and we fired multiple multiple guns gun show gunfire. Probably heard. I mean estimate fifty plus shots. Before. I saw officers arriving on the scene. It was in the shouting there was only gunfire it was just it was just done five's so many think it was working because that's all hers notify their sirens. And enough and I just heard this rapid. This rapid loud banging noise different you know different sound. I couldn't assume what it was off the bat no no one would have think in the room next airline has fired assault rifles and but that together. What took cover immediately in out of tried to. Got closer to the situation the guy who who did the shooting out assume it was premeditated. Mean that he had a mask and an assault rifle and nobody just hasn't mask and assault rifle in their cars. For its it and take place settlement motive behind he kind of stopped when he realized I was in front of him I guess I interfere with his escape route. Where he was where he was run in what is idealized. And when he saw me stop in his path. You know I'll still kind of frozen in the matter you know look inner you know it. Was and he turned around and as soon as he turnaround of sort of run. I guess and whenever I run back to the house and got got I was working with to come inside but we were looking back the whole time and ever seen him come around the fence. I myself you know he took off back the other way. And we cardinal rules of gunfire and lived.

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