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Timestamp8/20/14 16:30
Date Searched29-Apr-11
StateFL - Florida
CountyBoward
CitySunrise
Agency NameBroward Sheriff'S Office
Victim NameCorey Simpson
Victim's Age21
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired15
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
Summary"The officers shot and killed Corey Simpson, 21, on April 29 when he pulled a knife on them outside a police substation in the 6800 block of Sunset Strip, police said. One of the officers first tried to subdue Simpson with a stun gun. Police say Simpson had been overheard that day talking about wanting to get himself arrested. Witnesses to the shooting say they heard more than 15 shots, but police are not saying how many shots were fired or how many rounds hit Simpson." Both officers were on administrative leave the next day but returned in May.
Source Linkhttp://articles.sun-sentinel.com/2011-05-21/news/fl-sunrise-cop-shooting-20110521_1_sunrise-officers-fatal-shooting-officers-shot
Name of Officer or OfficersDaniel Ransone & Gordon Crawford
County StateBoward FL - Florida
City StateSunrise FL - Florida
Year2011