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Timestamp8/21/14 12:06
Date Searched31-Aug-11
StateFL - Florida
CountyMiami-Dade
CityMiami Beach
Victim NameErnest Vassell
Victim's Age56
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponToy/fake/non-lethal gun
SummaryAutistic man with toy gun was shot (possibly multiple times) by an unidentified officer. Flown to hospital, later died.
Source Linkhttp://miami.cbslocal.com/2011/08/31/n-miami-beach-police-officers-shot-rifle-wielding-man/
ShootingsYes
County StateMiami-Dade FL - Florida
City StateMiami Beach FL - Florida
Year2011