Timestamp8/27/14 17:54
Date Searched21-Nov-13
StateNV - Nevada
CityLas Vegas
Victim NameBernard Pate
Victim's Age37
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
Summaryhttp://Officers attempted to stop suspect on suspicion. Suspect fled, tripped and fell, and in officer's report pointed a handgun at the pursuing officer, then got up and ran while continuing to point the weapon at the officer, who fired, felling suspect. In officer's account suspect then raised the handgun again, and officer again fired. Suspect was pronounced dead at the scene. A police report of the incident: http://www.lvmpd.com/Portals/0/OIO/OIOReview_111121-4314Karen.pdf
Source Linkhttp://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2011/nov/23/man-shot-metro-police-monday-identified/
Name of Officer or OfficersClarkson
Was the Shooting Justified?3
Date of Incident11/21/13
Results Page Number4
County State NV - Nevada