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Timestamp8/23/14 0:14
Date Searched27-Mar-11
StateME - Maine
CountyYork
CityKennebunk
Victim NameKatherine Paulson
Victim's Age39
Victim's GenderFemale
RaceWhite
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Shots Fired4
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponKnife or cutting instrument
SummaryMorneau and another officer arrived at the Paulson home after a call from Paulson's mother reporting a domestic dispute. When Morneau entered the home Paulson grabbed a knife and advanced on the officer. Morneau told Paulson to drop the knife but she continued toward him until he shot her 4 times. The entire encounter only took 19 seconds from Morneau entering the home to Paulson's death
Source Linkhttp://www.maine.gov/ag/news/article.shtml?id=279610
Name of Officer or OfficersJoshua Morneau
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
County StateYork ME - Maine
Year2011