Timestamp8/20/14 14:51
Date Searched14-Jan-13
StateSC - South Carolina
Agency NameGreenville County Sheriff'S Office & Greenville Police Dept.
Victim NameWesley Kyle Swilling
Victim's Age31
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired24
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponToy/fake/non-lethal gun
SummaryAround 3 a.m., Swilling was in the parking lot of the Greenville Co. Law Enforcement Ctr. and yelled threats to an officer walking by. The officer went to a deputy for assistance, and the two approached Swilling. They said Swilling acted aggressively and appeared to have a weapon. When Swilling began moving toward them, the officer and deputy fired. Swilling was shot 7 times. It was later determined he was armed with a hot glue gun. State law enforcement determined the shooting was justified.
Source Linkhttp://www.foxcarolina.com/story/21629214/solicitor-officer-deputy-wont-face-charges-in-lec-shooting
County StateGreenville SC - South Carolina
City StateGreenville SC - South Carolina