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Timestamp8/22/14 0:56
Date Searched24-Jan-13
StateMI - Michigan
CountyKalamazoo
CityKalamazoo
Victim NameJacob Grassley
Victim's Age34
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired3
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponUnarmed
SummaryVictim was a suspect for domestic violence incident, and was tracked via cell phone by police. Police attempted to pull victim over, but victim led them on a short vehicle pursuit until stopped by spike strips. Victim fled to the lobby of a nearby Best Western where he "failed to comply with officers' commands" and was shot dead. Three gunshots were heard by nearby witnesses (a high school figure skating club). The source link should have links to updates and more details.
Source Linkhttp://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/index.ssf/2013/01/kalamazoo_man_killed_by_police.html#incart_river_default
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?1
County StateKalamazoo MI - Michigan
Year2013