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Timestamp8/23/14 10:06
Date Searched26-Jan-12
StateOR - Oregon
CityPortland
Victim NameBrad Lee Morgan
Victim's Age21
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponToy/fake/non-lethal gun
SummaryMr. Morgan called 911 to report that he had just committed a robbery at knifepoint and was going to commit suicide by jumping off of a parking garage. He hold the dispatcher that he was "possibly armed" and made comments about "suicide by police." Police responded to the scene. They requested a Crisis Negotiation Team. Before the Crisis Negotiation Team arrived, both officers began to speak to Mr. Morgan. When Mr. Morgan pulled a toy gun out of his pocket, both officers fired on Mr. Morgan, killing him.
Source Linkhttp://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2012/01/portland_police_fatally_shot_t.html
Name of Officer or OfficersOfficer David Scott and Sgt. M. John Holbrook
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?1
County State OR - Oregon
Year2012