Lealann Russell Melder Cooley (8311)



9/7/2013: The officers encountered Lealann Russell Melder Cooley when they went to check out a noise complaint. Cooley, 46, was sitting in his screened porch. Six officers approached as Cooley had a gun in his hand and a shotgun nearby. After retreating briefly to his home when officers challenged him, Cooley emerged with a rifle and pointed it at them. Several of the officers fired at Cooley, killing him. http://www.tampabay.com/news/publicsafety/crime/man-killed-after-pointing-rifle-at-st-petersburg-officers/2140569



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