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Timestamp8/24/14 18:55
Date Searched17-Jul-13
StateTX - Texas
CountyDallas County
CityDallas
Victim NameGerardo Pinedo
Victim's Age19
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponUnarmed
SummaryPolice responded to a late night burglary call at an unoccupied home. Inside, Pinedo was apparently intoxicated, and did not respond to the officers’ commands to get on the ground. When he threw a cell phone at Officer Robinson, Sr. Cpl. Mark Meltabarger used a taser on Pinedo, and Officer Robinson fired his gun. Pinedo died of a single bullet wound to the chest.
Source Linkhttp://crimeblog.dallasnews.com/2014/03/father-of-19-year-old-shot-to-death-by-dallas-police-officer-in-july-2013-files-federal-lawsuit.html/
Name of Officer or OfficersSr. Cpl. Mark Meltabarger, Officer Jamal Robinson
ShootingsYes
County StateDallas County TX - Texas
Year2013