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8/21/14 10:0813-May-13GA - GeorgiaGwinnettBufordRodney Oneil Pike38MaleWhiteUnknown6KilledUnknownDriving a carPike's mother called the police because he was on drugs and was not reasonable. She warned the police that he might run and said “Don’t shoot him, please don’t hurt my babyâ€ù to the dispatcher. Pike had active warrants and had evaded police before. When police showed up, Pike got in his car and backed out of the driveway. Police contend that he hit an officer, and two officers drew guns and began firing to prevent him hitting another officer. Pike's family contend that this was unnecessary and an escalation of force. Police respond that they first used a taser, but to no effect. The officer Pike hit was treated and released from a hospital. The two officers involved in the shooting were placed on administrative leave with pay during an investigation. This is the third shooting by GCPD within the month. Other recent GCPD shootings happened April 10th and 22nd Notes on accuracy for other people to fix: 1. Total number of shots fired is unknown. The number 6 is a baseless assumption that each of the two officers fired 3 shots, and is just a placeholder due to this form only accepting numbers greater than zero for shots fired. 2. It is listed as unknown if the victim was armed. This is fuzzy, since driving a car isn't considered 'armed,' but he allegedly used it as a weapon.http://www.cbs46.com/story/22256456/911-call-in-gwinnett-county-officer-involved-shooting-releasedYesGwinnett GA - GeorgiaBuford GA - Georgia2013
Timestamp8/21/14 10:08
Date Searched13-May-13
StateGA - Georgia
CountyGwinnett
CityBuford
Victim NameRodney Oneil Pike
Victim's Age38
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired6
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unknown
WeaponDriving a car
SummaryPike's mother called the police because he was on drugs and was not reasonable. She warned the police that he might run and said “Don’t shoot him, please don’t hurt my babyâ€ù to the dispatcher. Pike had active warrants and had evaded police before. When police showed up, Pike got in his car and backed out of the driveway. Police contend that he hit an officer, and two officers drew guns and began firing to prevent him hitting another officer. Pike's family contend that this was unnecessary and an escalation of force. Police respond that they first used a taser, but to no effect. The officer Pike hit was treated and released from a hospital. The two officers involved in the shooting were placed on administrative leave with pay during an investigation. This is the third shooting by GCPD within the month. Other recent GCPD shootings happened April 10th and 22nd Notes on accuracy for other people to fix: 1. Total number of shots fired is unknown. The number 6 is a baseless assumption that each of the two officers fired 3 shots, and is just a placeholder due to this form only accepting numbers greater than zero for shots fired. 2. It is listed as unknown if the victim was armed. This is fuzzy, since driving a car isn't considered 'armed,' but he allegedly used it as a weapon.
Source Linkhttp://www.cbs46.com/story/22256456/911-call-in-gwinnett-county-officer-involved-shooting-released
ShootingsYes
County StateGwinnett GA - Georgia
City StateBuford GA - Georgia
Year2013