Timestamp8/21/14 20:20
Date Searched20-Jun-12
StateMI - Michigan
CountyLaporte County
CityMichigan City
Victim NameDaniel Sherrod Jr
Victim's Age19
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired1
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Unknown
WeaponFirearm; not stated
Summary A struggle between Sherrod and Skibins inside one of the apartments moved outside the unit where Sherrod tried removing the officer's gun from the holster. Skibins was able to regain control of his weapon and fired, striking Sherrod, who ran away.
Source Linkhttp://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/laporte/michigan-city/officer-involved-in-michigan-city-police-shooting-identified/article_b74513de-e9f8-5398-95d2-bb8838ba0c43.html
Name of Officer or OfficersRon Skibins
Was the Shooting Justified?4
County StateLaporte County MI - Michigan