by: Irene Akopyan

In wake of fatal Torrance police shooting, attorney and family seek ‘answers’ BY RYAN MCDONALD Attorneys for the family of a woman killed by Torrance Police officers last month are gathering information about the incident, attempting to piece together how and why she died. Michelle Lee Shirley, a 39-year-old San Diego resident, was shot and killed near Old Town Torrance in the afternoon of Oct. 31. Police say that officers fired in the midst of a chaotic situation in which Shirley, who was inside a car when police fired, was behaving erratically and crashing into law enforcement vehicles. Boris Treyzon, an attorney representing Shirley’s family,Read More →