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Timestamp8/25/14 15:02
Date Searched1-Aug-11
StateOR - Oregon
CountyUnion
CityElgin
Victim NameRichard Lee Shafer
Victim's Age60
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired5
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponRifle
SummaryOfficer Kilpatrick responded to a domestic 911 call, while talking to Shafer's wife, Shafer pointed a rifle at Kilpatrick. Kilpatrick tried to use his taser but when he missed, he shot Shafer 5 times.
Source Linkhttp://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/index.ssf/2011/09/fatal_shooting_of_elgin_man_by_officer_was_justified_grand_jury_rules.html
Name of Officer or OfficersEric Kilpatrick
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?4
County StateUnion OR - Oregon
Year2011