Timestamp8/20/14 13:39
Date Searched25-Aug-13
StateID - Idaho
CityCoeur D'Alene
Agency NameCoeur D'Alene Police Department
Victim NameEric B. Johnston
Victim's Age35
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired5
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
Summaryofficer responded to call of domestic disturbance - suspect had two knives and slowly approached officer, who warned suspect 8 times to drop weapons. Officer then fired 5 times, killing suspect. Incident captured on officer's body camera. DA ruled suspect was intent on "suicide by cop" and declined to press charges against officer.
Source Linkhttp://www.spokesman.com/stories/2014/jan/15/police-release-video-officer-involved-shooting-coe/
Name of Officer or OfficersSpencer Mortensen
County StateKootenai ID - Idaho
City StateCoeur D'Alene ID - Idaho