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Timestamp8/27/14 22:03
Date Searched1-Dec-12
StateCA - California
CountyOrange
CitySeal Beach
Victim NameMatthew Scott Lane
Victim's Age35
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired6
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
SummaryLane violated restraining order by visiting home of ex-wife, fled in possibly stolen car, police give chase, eventually Lane abandons vehicle, flees on foot to a gas station and attempts to steal another car. While in the driver seat he is shot 6 times by officer Coulter who believes Lane to have been reaching for a weapon.
Source Linkhttp://www.orangecountyda.com/docs/lane.pdf
Name of Officer or OfficersGary Coulter
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?3
NameRichard Fleming
Date of Incident12/1/12
Results Page Number1
County StateOrange CA - California
Year2012