William D. Curtis Jr. (4317)

6/28/2008: Officers responded to a call by a woman who said that Curtis had threatened her with a gun. Curtis drove by as officers spoke to the woman. They followed him. He sped, trying to escape officers, but crashed in Hutcheson Park. He exited his vehicle with a pistol and pointed it at Officer Joseph D. Babineaux II. The officer fatally shot him. http://www.houstontx.gov/police/nr/2008/jun/nr063008-5.htm

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