Timestamp8/20/14 23:03
Date Searched9-May-13
StateTX - Texas
Victim NameCandace Jackson
Victim's Age38
Victim's GenderFemale
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
Summaryhttp://Officers responded to a "check welfare" call placed by victim's roommate. Victim, a 38-year-old nurse, then allegedly exchanged gunfire with police in a several-hours standoff. “Police spent several hours attempting to interact with Jackson during which numerous shots were fired at officers,â€ù Dorrough wrote in a statement about the grand jury’s decision. “Jackson was shot as she stood at the front door holding a weapon. Rangers later found numerous firearms, including long-rifles and handguns, along with ammunition inside the residence.â€ù Jackson died of gunshot wounds to her head and chest. http://www.news-journal.com/news/police/officer-involved-shootings-top-east-texas-year-in-crime/article_6c05e36e-4b24-5e8b-a145-f06c6f4b90b8.html http://www.news-journal.com/news/police/longview-standoff-ends-police-release-suspect-s-identity/article_59c56c2e-b8e0-11e2-abad-0019bb2963f4.html
Source Linkhttp://www.americanownews.com/story/22707080/longview-pd-cleared-of-any-wrongdoing-in-nurses-death
Name of Officer or OfficersDanny Stroud, Kerry Higginbotham
County StateGregg TX - Texas
City StateLongview TX - Texas