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Timestamp8/26/14 16:07
Date Searched11-May-11
StateOH - Ohio
CountyFranklin
CityHillard
Victim NameWilliam Lane
Victim's Age25
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
SummaryPolice, witnesses, and victim family all characterize as suicide by police. "According to witnesses, the man had crashed his vehicle, appeared to have cut himself and waved the butcher knife at people who tried to help him... The man refused to drop the knife and was coming toward the officer, threatening him with it, when the officer shot the man, Francis said."
Source Linkhttp://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2011/05/11/Hilliard-police-reportedly-involved-in-shooting.html
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
Date of Incident5/11/11
Results Page Number2
County StateFranklin OH - Ohio
Year2011