Donald Yates (3047)



1/12/2006: Deputies responding to a domestic dispute call discovered Yates, armed with a handgun, arguing with his wife. It developed that she may have been stopping him from killing himself. Deputies tasered Yates, which drove him away from his wife, and after which he raised the handgun. Deputies then fired eight rounds at him, killing him. http://www.sptimes.com/2006/01/14/news_pf/Northpinellas/Sheriff_stands_by_dep.shtml

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