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Timestamp8/22/14 0:21
Date Searched28-Feb-11
StateNV - Nevada
CountyClark
CityLas Vegas
Victim NameJaime Padilla
Victim's Age21
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired20
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryReport of gunman trying to force his way into apartments. Padilla fired from third-floor walkway, raised foot as if to kick in door of nearby apartment, prompting sniper to fire -- bullet hit railing. Padilla ran toward officers with gun drawn. Officers fired 20 times and shots "seemed to have no effect" as he ran past them, then collapsed and died. Toxic/lethal levels of meth in blood, cocaine. Girlfriend said sold drugs, recently suicidal. Officers cleared.
Source Linkhttp://www.reviewjournal.com/news/crime-courts/da-clears-police-officers-involved-three-shootings
Name of Officer or OfficersLe Aareon Fincher, Anton Gorup, Davi Reid
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?5
County StateClark NV - Nevada
Year2011