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Timestamp8/22/14 12:47
Date Searched31-Jan-13
StateCT - Connecticut
CountyFairfield
CityBridgeport
Victim NameMichael Stinson
Victim's Age35
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired12
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
SummaryPolice say a University of Bridgeport security guard reported seeing Stinson break into an unmarked police car. He was chased by officers and, police say, slashed at them with a large knife. Police say he was shot with a stun gun with no visible effect.
Source Linkhttp://articles.courant.com/2013-02-01/news/hc-bridgeport-officer-fires-shots-0201-2-20130131_1_bridgeport-police-chief-joseph-l-gaudett-state-police
Name of Officer or OfficersBrian Fitzgerald, Mark Belinkie
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?3
NameJoel Gillespie
County StateFairfield CT - Connecticut
Year2013