South Pasadena Police Confirm Deadly Shooting of ‘ER’ Actress

August 31, 2018 - 10:14 am

(KNX 1070) -- Police have confirmed that a woman who was shot by officers in South Pasadena is an actress who starred in the hit show, "ER."

Police shot and killed Vanessa Marquez when she pointed a BB gun at them.

She was being checked-on for having seizures and had been acting erratically.

Police, paramedics and a mental health clinician were on the scene talking with Marquez for about 90 minutes, when she pulled out the gun.

The shooting is under investigation.