An officer-involved shooting that took the life of a Chester man was justified, the Delaware County District Attorney's Office announced Thursday.
On Aug. 5, Daniel Simms, 21, died after he was shot by a Chester police officer. According to the District Attorney's Office, Simms pointed a loaded handgun at the officer. The officer, who was not identified, "discharged his service revolver." The incident occurred just before 8 p.m. in the unit block of 23d Street. Simms lived in the neighborhood.