Timestamp8/22/14 15:34
Date Searched15-Jul-14
StateWV - West Virginia
Victim NamePaul Christopher Johnson
Victim's Age42
Victim's GenderMale
RaceAmerican Indian or Alaska Native
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired4
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
SummaryDetectives attempted to arrest Paul Christopher Johnson on a drug charge during a traffic stop in Parkersburg. Johnson allegedly pulled out a handgun, pointed it at the detectives and fled in his vehicle. Later, other Parkersburg Police officers were able to stop Johnson when he allegedly got out of his vehicle and pointed his gun at those officers who shot Johnson multiple times after he refused to drop his gun, as ordered.
Source Linkhttp://wvmetronews.com/2014/07/16/drug-suspect-shot-in-parkersburg/
Name of Officer or OfficersLt. G.D. Nangle and Officer M.L. Bosley
Was the Shooting Justified?4
County StateWood WV - West Virginia