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Timestamp8/22/14 11:38
Date Searched4-Dec-12
StateCO - Colorado
CountyEl Paso
CityColorado Springs
Victim NameRobert Jeremiah Kresky
Victim's Age23
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired14
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponUnarmed
SummaryOfficers responding to a report of shoots fired in a neighborhood began a high speed chase of vehicle matching witness descriptions. After a pit maneuver stopped the vehicle, officers pursued suspect on foot. Suspect kept reaching for his waistband and officers, believed he was armed, shot him 14 times. Police did recover a semiautomatic handgun in suspect's vehicle
Source Linkhttp://www.krdo.com/news/Two-officer-involved-shootings-ruled-justified/19290562
Name of Officer or OfficersOfficer Van't Land and Officer Wheeler
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?4
County StateEl Paso CO - Colorado
Year2012