Timestamp8/27/14 17:30
Date Searched15-May-13
StateIA - Iowa
CountyBlack Hawk
Victim NameRichard Anderson
Victim's Age39
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
SummaryA friend called in a suicide risk, and then when officers arrived he pulled a knife and was shot. He survived in all the reports I found. I could not find conclusive investigation reports. they called it a "suicide by cop" case.
Source Linkhttp://wcfcourier.com/news/local/suicide-by-cop-familiar-to-police/article_63569dc1-fbd8-5705-88ea-6c7ff1df17a9.html
Name of Officer or OfficersOfficer Thomas Frein
Was the Shooting Justified?3
Date of Incident5/15/13
Results Page Number1
County StateBlack Hawk IA - Iowa