Kotrell Omar Newsome (6394)



10/19/2011: Officers responded to a report of a domestic assault, and the deputy saw that Newsome’s wife had been injured. An officer attempted to take him into custody, and a struggle ensued. The officer tasered and struck Newsome with a small baton, but that didn’t subdue him, and the deputy fired two shots from his handgun, killing Newsome. http://www.somdnews.com/article/20111026/NEWS/710269680/1103/1074/Probes-of-St-Mary%E2%80%99s-fatal-shooting-by-police-continue&template=southernMaryland

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