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Timestamp8/27/14 16:57
Date Searched23-May-11
StateCA - California
CountyVentura
Victim NameMario Lopez
Victim's Age44
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
SummaryOfficer responded to domestic violence report, alleged when he arrived Lopez charged him with a knife, Jackson "was in fear for his life" so he fired his weapon "several times." Conflicting reports from family and officer, family alleges Lopez "did not advance" and that Jackson continued shooting while Lopez was on the ground.
Source Linkhttp://www.vcstar.com/news/officer-identified-in-fatal-ventura-shooting
Name of Officer or OfficersEric Jackson
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
Date of Incident5/20/11
Results Page Number1
County StateVentura CA - California
Year2011