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Timestamp8/22/14 22:01
Date Searched8-Dec-11
StateVA - Virginia
CountyCaroline
CityInterstate 95
Victim NameHerbert J. Wheeler
Victim's Age32
Victim's GenderMale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponUnarmed
Summaryvictim was stopped on a traffic violation, fled the scene and tried to get access to another vehicle on the highway. that alerted the cops to his position. when taken into custody and being put in the car a struggle ensued between the senior trooper and the victim. allegedly, the victim grabbed the trooper's firearm and shot him in the leg- the trooper then shot and killed the victim with another gun on his person.
Source Linkhttp://www.timesdispatch.com/news/man-killed-in-struggle-with-trooper-faced-child-custody-hearing/article_374424e5-07ab-5da8-8dff-8aa169ece3e4.html
Name of Officer or OfficersSenior Trooper Michael H. Hamer
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?4
County StateCaroline VA - Virginia
Year2011