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Timestamp8/27/14 14:15
Date Searched12-Aug-11
StateNY - New York
CountySchenectady
CitySchenectady
Victim NameLuis R. Rivera
Victim's Age32
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginHispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired14
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponUnarmed
SummaryPolice responded to reports of a man with a gun. The dash cam video shows Rivera having a brief struggle with officers before taking off out of the view of the camera. Police say, at that point, Rivera reached for his gun, causing officers to shoot at him, firing 14 shots toward him in just over 4 seconds. Rivera was shot once in the back and once in the back of the leg. At some point during the incident, Rivera threw his gun.
Source Linkhttp://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Video-relays-deadly-day-4375146.php
Name of Officer or OfficersWilliam Fennell, Kevin Rayball and Michael Wood
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
Date of Incident2/12/11
Results Page Number1
County StateSchenectady NY - New York
Year2011