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Timestamp8/27/14 15:50
Date Searched30-Apr-12
StateVT - Vermont
CountyLamoille
CityCambridge
Victim NameJonathan Martel
Victim's Age40
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired8
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponToy/fake/non-lethal gun
SummaryOfficer pursued burglary suspect on foot. Suspect pulled out object as though it was a gun. Officer put away taser and pulled out gun to shoot suspect -- missed the first seven shots, made the eighth. Upon shooting him, discovered that the suspect didn't have a gun. Claims the suspect said "I wanted to die."
Source Linkhttp://ago.vermont.gov/focus/news/state-police-officer-justified-in-use-of-deadly-force4.php
Name of Officer or OfficersTpr. Dustin Robinson
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
Date of Incident4/30/12
Results Page Number1
County StateLamoille VT - Vermont
Year2012