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Timestamp8/20/14 19:46
Date Searched7-Nov-11
StateMA - Massachusetts
CountyHampden
CitySpringfield
Agency NameSpringfield Police
Victim NameTahiem S. Goffe
Victim's Age18
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired3
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponUnarmed
SummaryGoffe was behind the wheel of a car that had been reported stolen when two police cruisers boxed in the car. Goffe struck one cruiser with the car and Officer Benoit, who was on foot, fired a total of 3 shots as he was struck by the vehicle, with one shot entering the passenger-side window and striking Goffe in the head.
Source Linkhttp://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2012/05/hampden_da_mark_mastroianni_of.html
Name of Officer or OfficersMatthew Benoit
County StateHampden MA - Massachusetts
City StateSpringfield MA - Massachusetts
Year2011