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Timestamp8/22/14 8:07
Date Searched3-Mar-11
StateKY - Kentucky
CountyHenry
CityLockport
Victim NameLewis Jennings
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryAfter 54 minutes of negotiations, Lewis Jennings, exited the bathroom armed with a handgun while rapidly advancing towards Trooper Manny Soto and Deputy Dean Murray. Deputy Murray attempted to subdue Lewis Jennings by deploying his taser, however was unsuccessful as the device did not make full contact. Lewis Jennings then raised his handgun and fired upon Trooper Soto and Deputy Murray. Trooper Soto and Deputy Murray returned fire, fatally striking Lewis Jennings.
Source Linkhttp://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/posts/press/2011/post5_pr03_03_11.htm
Name of Officer or OfficersTrooper Soto and Deputy Murray
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?4
County StateHenry KY - Kentucky
Year2011