Michael Neal Peters (7926)

5/31/2013: Officers responded to call that Peters had threatened to kill his estranged wife. While talking on the phone with deputies, he stated that he no longer wanted to live. When officers arrived, he first barricaded himself inside his apartment, then came out armed with three handguns and started firing at them. They returned fire, killing him. http://www.carolinacoastonline.com/news_times/article_758ccb48-cfa9-11e2-9e8d-001a4bcf887a.html

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