Danny Woodyard (1483)



2/4/2003: Officers wanted to question Woodyard because he had a bag they believed belonged to a suspected drug dealer they had been looking for just moments before. Woodyard failed to stop when officers first contacted him, and told police that he had done nothing wrong and to leave him alone. One officer shot Woodyard in a hand, but he walked away, leaving a trail of blood behind. Police officers shot and killed Danny as he too was supposedly advancing on police with a knife. After the shooting, police learned the bag Woodyard was carrying was his and that he had no connection to the alleged drug dealer. http://obrag.org/?p=4019

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