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Oakland Cop Shoots Man Who Exited Vehicle With Two Weapons

January 27, 2011  | 

The man fatally shot by an Oakland Police officer at the end of a wild chase was armed with two weapons and refused to drop them when confronted by officers, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Martin Flenaugh, 19, was the passenger in a car driven by parolee Jerome Brown, 24, who was arrested after a foot pursuit. Brown has convictions for possession of stolen property and being an accessory.

The officer-involved shooting occurred at the end of a high-speed, 10-minute chase.

Read the full story at SFGate.com.

Tags: Vehicle Pursuits, Oakland PD, Parolees, Officer Involved Shootings


Comments (2)

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JJ @ 1/27/2011 6:30 PM

Good police work. Zero tolerance for gun toteing crooks. Qualified for the month. JJ

scpdblue @ 2/1/2011 5:40 AM

Good shoot.

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