Richard Jason Johnson (2589)



1/4/2005: Johnson shot at his mother, stabbed himself and set their mobile home on fire. Officer Richard Gambino responded to a backup call related to the incident. The officer pointed a rifle at Johnson and tried to reason with him. Johnson ranted at the officer, took a drink of whiskey and approached the officer with a handgun. The officer shot him once in the chest, killing him. http://www.policemag.com/channel/patrol/articles/2005/09/shots-fired.aspx

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