Timestamp8/20/14 14:36
Date Searched2-Jul-13
StateNM - New Mexico
CountyDona Ana
CityLas Cruces
Agency NameLas Cruces Police Department
Victim NameJose Ramon Estrada
Victim's Age37
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginHispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponToy/fake/non-lethal gun
Summaryofficers responded to report of man with gun, suspect appeared to be holding an assault rifle. Three officers on scene - at least one fired a non-lethal ("bean bag") projectile at suspect. Suspect then appeared to point assault rifle at officers, and three officers fired at suspect, hitting him at least once. Suspect died of wound - assault rifle later determined to be a pellet gun.
Source Linkhttp://www.lcsun-news.com/ci_23620837/family-police-shooting-victim-seeks-answers
Name of Officer or Officersmultiple
County StateDona Ana NM - New Mexico
City StateLas Cruces NM - New Mexico