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Police shoot and kill family’s dog while showing up to report the homicide death of their son

  “And in a horrific turn of events, a Henrico police officer shot and killed the Ellerbe family pitbull, Tiger, as it charged toward the officer off its leash. The unidentified officer and a detective had arrived at the home to notify family members that Ellerbe had been killed. His body was discovered shortly after […]

Update – Virginia man shot and killed by police identified as 21-yr old Nicholas Allen Kaebler

“UPDATE July 9, 10:05 p.m.: Fairfax County Police have identified the suspect killed in Sunday night’s officer-involved shooting in Mount Vernon. Nicholas Allen Kaebler, 21, of 2803 Wakewater Way in Woodbridge was killed in the shooting near the intersection of Frye Road and Madge Lane.”   http://mountvernon.patch.com/articles/shooting-in-mount-vernon

Newport man shot by police identified as O’Shea Lamar Humphrey

“Police have identified the man injured in an officer-involved shooting that occurred in the 600 block of 34th St. on Friday evening. Shortly after 8:30 p.m., an officer approached a car and a fight broke out between the officer and one of the car’s passengers, Newport News police said in a news release. During the […]

Fairfax, VA police “approach two men they thought were acting suspiciously,” then shoot and kill one of them

“Authorities say a man is dead after a shootout with police in Fairfax¬†County. Police say it happened late Sunday night in Mount Vernon when officers approached two men they thought were acting¬†suspiciously. Police say one of the men then ran away, and fired shots at the officers during a struggle that followed. Authorities say an […]

Bryant Michael Weiford, allegedly wielding a baseball bat, Killed by Cops in Virginia

  “Hampton police shot and killed a man who charged at them with a baseball bat early Sunday, police said in a news release. Bryant Michael Weiford, 26, of the 400 block of Old Buckroe Road died at the scene, the release said.”   http://hamptonroads.com/2012/07/hampton-man-dies-officerinvolved-shooting