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Timestamp8/22/14 10:34
Date Searched1-Mar-13
StateNJ - New Jersey
CountyUnion
CityRoselle
Victim NameSharif Tankard
Victim's Age34
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponUnarmed
SummaryTankard allegedly reached for a detective's gun and threatened to shoot him which is when he was shot by the detective's partner. The prosecutor's office later declined to press charges on Tankard but still noted that the use of force was justified.
Source Linkhttp://www.nj.com/union/index.ssf/2013/06/roselle_man_shot_by_elizabeth_police_will_not_face_charges.html
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
County StateUnion NJ - New Jersey
Year2013