Gary Meadows (7406)

12/30/2012: Officers responded to a call from a woman at a home on Winding Way Drive that an armed man was in her house holding her hostage and threatening to shoot anyone who entered. Meadows allegedly pointed a gun at police and refused to drop it. Six to eight officers were involved in the shooting. Internal investigation showed officers used reasonable force. The woman was unharmed.

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