Oculus Rift co-founder killed by gang trying to escape police

Reisse, a Santa Ana resident, was walking in a crosswalk when he was struck and killed at the end of a police chase Thursday.

Reisse's father, who lives in Virginia, said his son moved to Southern California about a year ago. Reisse co-founded Oculus VR in Irvine, a company known for its virtual reality headsets for immersive gaming.

"Andrew was a brilliant computer graphics engineer, an avid photographer and hiker who loved nature, a true loyal friend, and a founding member of our close-knit Oculus family," the company said in a statement.

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yesmynameissumo1601d ago

You summed up my feelings perfectly. Damn shame indeed.

JokesOnYou1601d ago

Wow, so sad, my condolences to his friends and family.

sunnygrg1601d ago

Talk about terrible luck. RIP bro. Our prayers are with the family.

guitarded771601d ago

Pieces of ____!!! Very sad... needless death from worthless people being pieces of ____. Sorry, I'm outraged when anyone of worth loses their life by the hand of the worthless. Thoughts with the family, friends and colleagues.

camel_toad1601d ago


My sentiments exactly. Scumbag filled world.

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Koyes1601d ago

R.I.P :( Such a tragic way to go. My sympathies to his friends and family

fsfsxii1601d ago

Its not a good time man, have some goddamn respect

Reibooi1601d ago

this makes me so sad. Such a pointless death. I can't even imagine what his family is going through now now but my and I know many others prayers are with them. R.I.P

gedapeleda1601d ago

@ offended
Sorry It's just a joke.
Reisse would laugh at it...

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saywat2471601d ago

Damn shame it had to be by the hands of worthless, no life gangbangers who have no future.

SIRHC131601d ago

Who the hell disagrees with that? Seriously?

Crazyglues1601d ago (Edited 1601d ago )

Are you kidding me... wow.. -how crazy is that.. OMG


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Muffins12231601d ago

God damn it,why are there idiots thinking they can get away from cops..

MariaHelFutura1601d ago

Believe it or not. It's possible to escape the police.

DarkBlood1601d ago

Sure is possible if they arent amateurs

ginsunuva1601d ago (Edited 1601d ago )

You just avoid line of sight and get out of their 1000ft radius for about 15 seconds, and they just let you off the hook.

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XB1_PS41601d ago

They just don't cover those chases on the show Cops afterwards.. To give the illusion that they catch everyone.

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Red_Devilz1601d ago

$hit! Thats a bad news. RIP