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Timestamp8/26/14 21:17
Date Searched19-Feb-13
StatePA - Pennsylvania
CountyNorthern York
CityConewago Township
Victim NameClifton Thomson
Victim's Age72
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired4
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponRifle
SummaryWikipedia summary: "Thompson [sic] called a crisis line to say he was armed and suicidal, and police were contact and sent to his home. Officers were allegedly trying to negotiate with Thompson when he fired one shot at them with a rifle and ran outside. He encountered another officer who fired at him four times with a patrol rifle, killing him." Note that correct spelling of surname is "Thomson".
Source Linkhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_killings_by_law_enforcement_officers_in_the_United_States,_February_2013#cite_ref-11
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?5
Date of Incident2/21/13
Results Page Number1
County StateNorthern York PA - Pennsylvania
Year2013