Joseph E. Molina (5645)



10/18/2010: A Tucson Police Department officer shot Joseph E. Molina, 34, after Molina pulled a gun on the officer, who was questioning Molina for an attempted carjacking he was involved with downtown. The officer was forced to take cover in the confrontation, and Molina, wounded, drove away in the officer‘s police car. Molina crashed into a bus at Sixth Avenue and 14th Street. He died at University Medical Center. http://tucson.com/news/local/crime/man-slain-by-police-had-history-of-mental-illness/article_8bb29aa2-767b-5406-a66f-c7aada442d4a.html

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