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Timestamp8/25/14 1:45
Date Searched3-Jul-13
StateME - Maine
CountyWashington
CityCalais
Victim NameDaniel Pinney
Victim's Age26
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Shots Fired10
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponHandgun
SummaryPolice responded to a domestic disturbance involving Pinney and the mother of his child. Soon after police arrived Pinney shot his child's mother in the back, gravely injuring her and the child she was holding at the time. Police then shot Pinney and he died within minutes. However, autopsy revealed that the fatal shot was a bullet from Pinney's own gun, not from the police officers
Source Linkhttp://www.maine.gov/ag/news/article.shtml?id=610381
Name of Officer or OfficersSgt. John Preston and Officer Joseph Bartlett
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?5
County StateWashington ME - Maine
Year2013