Timestamp8/23/14 18:55
Date Searched18-Feb-13
StateCA - California
CityRancho Cordova
Victim NamePaul Tereschenko
Victim's Age35
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired1
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
SummaryVictim was behaving erratically, family members wanted him to leave the house and he refused. Police arrived, found suspect "acting very bizarrely, saying things that didn’t make much sense". Officers attempted to explain that suspect was not under arrest, but needed to see a doctor. Suspect grew agitated and violent. Officers used a Taser on the suspect, which had no effect. A physical struggle with the suspect ensued, and one of the officers drew his weapon and shot suspect in the chest.
Source Linkhttp://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2013/02/18/man-killed-in-rancho-cordova-officer-involved-shooting/
Was the Shooting Justified?2
County StateSacramento CA - California