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Timestamp8/25/14 15:19
Date Searched1-Aug-11
StateTX - Texas
CountyGregg
CityKilgore
Victim NameJamal Joseph Freeman
Victim's Age19
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
SummaryPolice responded to a 911 call reporting a kidnapping. As officers were leaving finding no kidnapping Freeman stabbed them with a knife. Unable to taser Freeman, one of the officers shot and killed Freeman. Freeman's family cited his mental illness as a factor.
Source Linkhttp://www.12newsnow.com/story/15186168/two-kilgore-police-officers-assaulted
Name of Officer or OfficersDeAnn Brown, David Tucker
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?3
Date of Incident8/1/11
Results Page Number1
County StateGregg TX - Texas
Year2011