Timestamp8/21/14 1:28
Date Searched23-Mar-12
StateMI - Michigan
Victim NameKeontae Zamarus Amerson
Victim's Age24
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
SummaryTwo Michigan State Police Troopers stopped a white car for a traffic violation. State Police say the officers made contact with the car, went back to the patrol to finish their investigation and when they approached the vehicle a second time, there was some kind of altercation between the officers and Amerson. He then pulled out a gun and fired multiple shots, hitting one of the troopers in the neck and arm. They returned fire, killing Amerson.
Source Linkhttp://www.abc12.com/story/17242057/michigan-state-trooper-shot-during-traffic-stop
County StateSaginaw MI - Michigan
City StateSaginaw MI - Michigan