James H. Stewart (2672)

3/19/2005: Police were called to a residence by a 2:30 a.m. 911 call from the boyfriend of Stewart's sister, reporting a wanted and armed man in the house. Stewart had neglected to return to prison from a work-release leave. Responding officers found Stewart uncooperative and armed with a box cutter. He was shot to death. http://articles.mcall.com/2005-03-20/news/3584074_1_box-cutter-officers-boyfriend

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