Also in this playlist...
This transcript is automatically generated
You -- live on this in Los Angeles so -- what do we know now.
Yeah hi there mark that will ask you heard from that police officer at this point.
Police don't believe there was any foul play involved but the investigation is still ongoing and you know you never know what they could turn up now.
There are some in the neighborhood who say they thought they heard a bit of commotion overnight Saturday going into Sunday.
Those neighbors apparently calling it out of character for their typically quiet neighborhood.
Now police got a 911 call from king's fiancee just after 5 AM local time Sunday to report that he was at the bottom of the pool.
When police arrived they found him on responsive in the water.
He's known to be an avid swimmer and he was wearing a bathing suit.
Police got him out of the pool and perform CPR until paramedics got there but he was pronounced dead at the hospital neighbors say he was a good man and will be met.
Well he's a very nice guy can do anything for anybody that we I got it.
You know my understanding with the helped his brother start a business.
Construction when he -- -- barbecue over there and I'd be here by myself.
He would he would bring food over to me to -- -- bring Barbeque stuff you know.
Police said they didn't find any drugs or alcohol at the scene and an autopsy is planned for the next couple of days -- changed and -- -- of the people saying that Rodney king's legacy will be that they believe.
Yeah how well you know it's hard to have to think of Rodney king and think of him he is someone that thought of -- kind of a tragic figure.
Who has had a lot of bad luck in his life.
After the beating -- after the riots he had a number of run ins with police mostly alcohol related crimes.
But those who study race relations say Rodney King is a part of Los Angeles culture and history.
And the spotlight on his beating played a role in leading the LAPD to change a number of tactics.
We can't use the -- cold anymore that's all kinds of things that the police have now do differently.
That that came into play since the Rodney King beating incidents of police looked at all -- -- it.
You know we should we should try a different kind of thing.
It's still a lot of questions -- about exactly what happened in that pool and hopefully we'll be learning some more details over the coming days and weeks go back to --
Filter by section