Theodore "Ted" Arthur Hansen (3654)

4/2/2007: Hansen attempted to pay for a purchase at Fred Meyer with a counterfeit check. Store personnel contacted dispatch. The officers placed him under arrest verbally. As they began to take him into custody, Hansen violently resisted. He brandished a knife. The officers fired their handguns, striking Hansen three times. He died from his injuries.

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