Timestamp8/22/14 10:45
Date Searched3-Aug-14
StateNV - Nevada
CityLas Vegas
Victim NameDeAnthony Brown
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired5
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
SummaryOfficers responded to a call that a man had been shoot. Officer Oaks was flagged down by a citizen who advised him that the suspects were driving a nearby car. When officers stopped the car, the driver and passenger took off in different directions. Oaks followed the driver, Brown, who dropped a handgun as he was running. Oaks told Brown not to pick up the gun but Brown picked the gun and pointed it at Oaks. Oaks then fired six shots, inflicting non-lethal injuries
Source Linkhttp://www.lvmpd.com/Portals/0/news/2014/081514ReleasePO207b.pdf
Name of Officer or OfficersSgt. James Oaks
Was the Shooting Justified?4
County StateClark NV - Nevada