Joseph Tyler Azuz (3503)

12/4/2006: Eden Prairie police officers responded to a call reporting a suicidal man at an apartment on 6422 City West Parkway. During the incident, Azuz allegedly rushed at police with the metal shaft of a golf club “broken off at a sharp endpoint,” Police used less-than-lethal projectiles throughout the incident, but those “did not appear to stop him as he charged the other officers,” states the complaint. In the midst of alleged attack, Officer Patrick Kenyon shot Azuz.

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