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Timestamp8/26/14 18:43
Date Searched22-May-11
StateCO - Colorado
CountyMontezuma
CityTowaoc
Victim NameSpencer Posey
Victim's Age34
Victim's GenderMale
RaceAmerican Indian or Alaska Native
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired1
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
SummaryPosey threatened to kill Lt. Keel and charged toward him, brandishing a hatchet. Keel fired one shot from his Glock 40-caliber semi-automatic pistol, striking Posey in the abdomen. He died at a hospital the next day.
Source Linkhttp://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2012/02/04/bia-officer-involved-ute-shooting-cleared-charges-95101
Name of Officer or OfficersLt. Joseph Keel
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?5
Date of Incident5/22/11
Results Page Number1
County StateMontezuma CO - Colorado
Year2011