NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Nashville Police has launched physique digital camera video from Officer Michael Sipos, one of many six officers who helped evacuate households forward of the Christmas morning bombing.
Sipos was issued a physique digital camera simply days earlier than the explosion.
The video exhibits actions each earlier than and after the blast. The explosion occurs across the 3:51 mark within the video beneath.
Officer Sipos mentioned in a press convention on Sunday that once they arrived they did not actually discover the RV, and parked simply throughout from it. That was earlier than the RV started broadcasting a message that it contained a bomb and for folks to evacuate the world.
You’ll be able to see the RV within the video across the 1:57 mark, and listen to the RV’s broadcast by means of a lot of the primary couple of minutes of the video offered by Metro police.
Sipos and his fellow officers started to work at knocking on doorways, evacuating households forward of the blast. Sipos says they acquired in touch with about six to seven households.
Sipos returned to his patrol automotive and was getting tools out of the trunk when it exploded.
A lot of the video exhibits Sipos and different MNPD officers returning to Second Avenue N. closely broken and on fireplace. Officers are seen serving to residents evacuate the world, a lot of who’re dazed and not sure of what simply occurred.