The video of the incident has surfaced on social media and has gone viral.
Many question why the officers shot and killed 37 year old Alton Sterling who appeared to be subdued by two officers.
In the video you see a struggle and then one officer who pulls his gun.
The next thing you see is the trigger being pulled and then you hear those who are video taping the incident scream saying the man has been shot.
These are the latest pictures from Baton Rouge Tuesday night where people are gathering at the scene of the shooting.
The location is Foster Drive and Fairfield Avenue.
The cororner has ruled Sterling’s death a homicide.