Roderick Dewayne Thomas (6007)



5/1/2011: Officers claim they discovered a car riddled with bullets that appeared to be firebombed. When they determined the owner was wanted for a shooting by the Holmes County Sheriff's Department, officers tried to make an arrest, and officer Dewayne Montgomery shot Thomas in a struggle. His family says Thomas was maced and was not armed. http://www.wdam.com/story/14567427/durant-residents-speak-out-tuesday-on-an-officer-involved-fatal-shooting

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