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Timestamp8/27/14 17:14
Date Searched9-Sep-12
StateGA - Georgia
CountyCobb
CityMarietta
Victim NameJerome (Jerry) George Cundy
Victim's Age53
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponToy/fake/non-lethal gun
SummaryThe incident started with the armed robbery of a gas station, the description of the suspect was broadcast to all law enforcement in Cherokee County. A spokesperson for the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office says that about 45 minutes after the robbery, Woodstock police officers caught up with a vehicle they believed to be that of the suspect. Wen officers attempted to pull it over. When the driver refused, police gave chase. Officers with the Cobb County Police Department and deputies with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office joined Woodstock police as the pursuit continued south onto Interstate 75. One of those units eventually was able to perform a successful PIT maneuver. Police say the man got out of the stopped vehicle and pointed a gun at them. That's when they say the officers opened fire on the man, killing him. According to the victim's daughter, Jerry Cundy was armed with a pellet gun and that the officers were aware of this prior to the shooting.
Source Linkhttp://www.my9nj.com/story/19496759/chase-deadly-officer-involved-shooting-closes-i-75-for-hours
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?4
Date of Incident9/9/12
Results Page Number1
County StateCobb GA - Georgia
Year2012