Jerome Alford (3643)

3/24/2007: Sergeant Daniel Torok stopped Alford for suspected drug activity on the street. "A fight ensued", Torok pepper sprayed Alford, and Alford allegedly punched him in the face then ran. Torok chased Alford and another "fight" ensued, at which time Torok shot Alford. Witnesses allegedly backed Torok's incident statement. The Spokane County Prosecutor ruled the death justifiable homicide.,5085796

Annual death count for Arizona 

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