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Timestamp8/26/14 13:35
Date Searched4-Aug-11
StateAZ - Arizona
CountyMaricopa
CityPhoenix
Victim NameMichael Ruben Alvarez
Victim's Age35
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryThe two officers on patrol attempted to approach Alvarez as he pulled a .357 Magnum handgun out of his pants and fired at the officers, court reports said. The armed Alvarez then entered a house and tried to force a 63-year-old woman to hand over her car keys. She refused and he left through the front door and was shot after exchanging gunfire with police.
Source Linkhttp://www.azfamily.com/news/local/2-Phoenix-police-officers-injured-in-shooting-126780833.html
Name of Officer or OfficersMonty Spross, Nick Pittatsis
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?5
Date of Incident8/4/11
Results Page Number4
County StateMaricopa AZ - Arizona
Year2011