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Timestamp8/22/14 15:41
Date Searched1-Nov-11
StateCA - California
CountyOrange County
CityWestminster
Victim NameJohn Torres
Victim's Age26
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginHispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryOfficers stopped a car based on a tip that the driver (known gang member and parolee) had gun (later found on him). After the gun went off in the car, officers returned fire killing two men in the car.
Source Linkhttp://www.ocregister.com/articles/catalan-631052-car-torres.html
Name of Officer or OfficersOfficer Kenton Ferrin & Sgt. Tom Weizoerick
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?5
County StateOrange County CA - California
Year2011