Jose Vieira (5389)

5/17/2010: Vieira called 911 from his vehicle at 5 a.m., suicidal, speaking to the dispatcher for about half-an-hour and claiming to have a handgun. Officers located him and tried to pull him over. He eventually pulled to in a residential area and exited his Pathfinder but did not comply with police commands. They perceived that he was reaching for a weapon, they fatally shot him multiple times, and found no gun.

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