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Timestamp8/22/14 15:30
Date Searched24-Apr-11
StateCA - California
CountyStanislaus
CityModesto
Victim NameJeremey Dee Atkinson
Victim's Age38
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
Summaryofficers responded to armed robbery call, tracked down suspect who was running on foot through neighborhood. suspect was asked to surrender, he did not and while reaching into his wasteband was shot by officers and killed. turns out suspect was unarmed at the time of the shooting- he only had a knife in his wasteband having discarded his handgun in a nearby field.
Source Linkhttp://www.modbee.com/2011/05/31/1712558/rifle-knife-found-after-modesto.html
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
County StateStanislaus CA - California
Year2011