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Timestamp8/21/14 1:28
Date Searched23-Mar-12
StateMI - Michigan
CountySaginaw
CitySaginaw
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
WeaponHandgun
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
ShootingsYes
County StateSaginaw MI - Michigan
City StateSaginaw MI - Michigan
Year2012