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Timestamp8/26/14 15:20
Date Searched14-May-11
StateNC - North Carolina
CountyBrunswick
CitySunset Harbor
Victim NameWilliam Gordon Brown
Victim's Age73
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired2
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryAccording to a statement from the Sheriff's Office, about 7:30 p.m. Friday, deputies responded to 668 Bayshore Drive in Sunset Harbor, where a man was firing a gun in his garage. When the deputies arrived they were confronted by William Gordon Brown, 73, who investigators say pointed a loaded handgun at them. The deputies tried to use a Tazer, but it had no effect. At that time, the Sheriff's Office says, Brown again pointed his handgun at the deputies. Dep. Joe Genda fired two shots striking Brown, who was pronounced dead at Brunswick Community Hospital.
Source Linkhttp://www.wwaytv3.com/2011/05/14/man-dead-after-shooting-involving-brunswick-deputy
Name of Officer or OfficersJoe Genda
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?1
Date of Incident5/13/14
Results Page Number1
County StateBrunswick NC - North Carolina
Year2011