Abraham Mesino Benitez (7018)

7/22/2012: Benitez, drunk, threatened family members with a gun, then left the residence. A family member called 911. Deputies found a safe place for the family, then confronted Benitez when he returned home. He returned home from a wooded area and refused deputies' orders to drop his gun. He was fatally shot. http://www.news-journal.com/news/2012/jul/24/titus-county-man-shot-killed-by-sheriffs-deputy/

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