Jerry C. Sitzman (4037)

1/1/2008: Police responded to a call that a man was pounding on the door, acting strangely and that he was armed. Two officers arrived on the scene and saw a man standing near the street in front of the caller's house. The man holding a case for a handgun. He refused to obey commands and pulled out a large caliber handgun and pointed it at officers. Both officers fired killing the suspect.

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