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Timestamp8/25/14 9:17
Date Searched24-Dec-11
StateNJ - New Jersey
CountyCamden
CityCamden
Victim NameEddie Velazquez
Victim's Age29
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryAs part of a drug sweep, NJ trooper encountered Velazquez in his vehicle. Police allege Velazquez put the vehicle in reverse and struck the trooper, who was also briefly dragged. The two then scuffled before Velazquez was shot. Police report the deceased had a loaded gun in his sweatshirt but no proof it was used.
Source Linkhttp://www.app.com/article/BZ/20111224/NEWS01/312240033/Trooper-kills-suspect-near-Camden-liquor-store
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
County StateCamden NJ - New Jersey
Year2011