Craig Bickerstaff (918)



1/26/2002: Two officers responded to a report of a man breaking into a car on Lee Avenue. When they attempted to question the suspect, Craig Bickerstaff, 27, he ran. The officers caught him and struggled with the 318-pound Bickerstaff, and hit him on the head with a baton. When Bickerstaff --€“ the son of a former Cleveland police officer --€“ pulled out a gun, the officers shot and killed him. http://www.cleveland.com/court-justice/index.ssf/2014/05/cleveland_police_officers_kill.html

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