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Timestamp8/27/14 12:39
Date Searched12-Aug-11
StateFL - Florida
CountyMiami-Dade
CityMiami
Victim NameCatawaba Tequila Howard
Victim's Age32
Victim's GenderFemale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryPolice responded to Howard after she was reported to have been making threats to herself and others. After Howard fired on officers, she was fatally wounded. Howard was an Air Force veteran who was mistakenly discharged from the VA.
Source Linkhttp://miami.cbslocal.com/2011/08/12/woman-killed-officer-saved-by-vest-in-police-involved-shooting/
Name of Officer or OfficersWilliam Vasquez, Saul Rodriguez
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?5
Date of Incident8/12/11
Results Page Number1
County StateMiami-Dade FL - Florida
Year2011