Timestamp8/20/14 18:05
Date Searched9/22/1012
StateTX - Texas
CountyHarris County
Agency NameHouston Police Department
Victim NameBrian Claunch
Victim's Age45
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired1
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
Weaponballpen (shiny metallic object)
Summarythe victim was in a wheelchair (double amputee - arm/leg) and had paranoid schizophrenia. his caretaker called the police when the victim was displaying aggressive behavior. when the officers arrived refused to calm down, threatened to kill them with an elongated shiny object (ballpen). cornered one of the officers in his room and was shot in the head and killed.
Source Linkhttp:// http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/26/brian-claunch-amputee-shot-by-police_n_1917500.html
Name of Officer or OfficersMatthew Marin
County StateHarris County TX - Texas
City StateHouston TX - Texas