Police officer stood down over Beechboro shooting

The scene at Yenisey Crescent this morning. Picture: Kristie Lim
The scene at Yenisey Crescent this morning. Picture: Kristie Lim

THE police officer who fatally shot a Beechboro man has been stood down from his duties.

Ly Tong (38) was shot in his home in Yenisley Crescent on November 22.

The officer was stood down from duty this afternoon, pending the outcome of the investigation.

Homicide Squad detectives are continuing their investigation and WA Police will not be making further comment at this time.