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Timestamp8/22/14 1:59
Date Searched28-Jan-12
StateOR - Oregon
CountyMultnomah
CityFairview
Victim NameLarry McKinney
Victim's Age37
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired3
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
Summaryhttp://Officers were responding to victim's mother asking for help to get the intoxicated victim out of her apartment. Officers saw that victim was wielding a knife. Officer accounts say that the victim attacked the officers with a knife; the mother's account says that the victim merely held the knife up and was not given adequate time to respond to officers' request to disarm. A wrongful death suit has been filed: http://www.mentalhealthportland.org/?p=16677
Source Linkhttp://www.mentalhealthportland.org/?p=13127
Name of Officer or OfficersMike Morton
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
County StateMultnomah OR - Oregon
Year2012