Scott Allen Rockwell (3103)

2/16/2006: According to GPD, Rockwell, diagnosed with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, locked himself into his room and beat the walls. His mother called authorities, informing them that Rockwell was not taking his medication. Lieutenant W.H. Brown, and Officers D. Scicluna, D. Raley, C. Ohlde, B. Burleson and M. Garcia responded, forcing entry through the locked door. Rockwell attacked the officers with two knives, injuring Brown, Garcia and Scicluna. Officers fatally shot Rockwell.

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