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Sunday, May 04, 2008

Police call turns deadly.

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Blogger Bob said...

MEDIA ADVISORY

Saint Paul Police Department

367 Grove Street

Saint Paul, MN 55101

Officer Paul Schnell

Chief’s Assistant for Media Relations

John M.Harrington

CHIEF OF POLICE


May 04, 2008

Death Investigation

On May 4, 2008 at about 2:43 am, Saint Paul Police Officers and Fire Paramedics responded to the 300 block of Wheelock Parkway on a Suicide in progress involving a controlled substance call. Upon their arrival, officers were confronted by a partially clothed 21 year old male. As officers attempted to calm and control the suspect so he could be evaluated by paramedics, the male attacked both officers. After a short struggle the officers deployed chemical aerosol irritant which had no effect on the suspect and he proceeded to bite both of them. The suspect continued to fight the officers and additional assistance was requested from officer specially trained in the deployment of the Tazer device.

Officers continued attempts to control the suspect were unsuccessful and the Tazer was deployed. The male continued to fight, but officer were able to restrain him. At this time the suspect became unresponsive and Saint Paul Fire Paramedics, who were on scene, began treating him. The suspect was moved to the Paramedic rig for further treatment but did not survive.

Both injured officers were treated at Regions Hospital and released.

This case is in the early stages of the investigation and detectives from the Crimes Against Persons unit are gathering evidence and interviewing witnesses.

Saint Paul Police Department - Committed to Excellence, Ethics, Empathy & Education

10:26 AM  
Anonymous Jeff Matiatos said...

Thats right, the guy is dead and dead men don't speak.

Very easy for the police to get together with a story.

Sounds like the story of the State Patrol who killed a guy with one.




Jeff Matiatos

10:40 AM  
Anonymous Jeff Matiatos said...

Guess they learned somthing from Rodney King.

Next time we beat you until your dead.

Oh no, that kind of a mess the public wouldnt buy.


Jeff Matiatos

10:43 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Tips to avoid police brutality in St.Paul can be viewed here;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uj0mtxXEGE8

10:47 AM  
Anonymous click here said...

here is a direct link to 10:47's comment. click above

10:51 AM  
Blogger Bob said...

This guy bite both of these officers. I hope he didn't have a.i.d.s

11:07 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I hope he did. It'll be 2 less cops snitching out poeple for code vioaltions when they call them for help.

11:34 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Where was officer friendly? Oh thats right he left St.Paul too!

7:20 AM  
Blogger Bob said...

May 5, 2008

Officer’s involved in Death Investigation

The following officers have been placed on 3 days administrative leave in conjunction with the death of a combative suicidal suspect from the 300 block of Wheelock Parkway East, Saint Paul.

Officer Christopher Hoyt - Eastern District

Officer Adam Bailey – Eastern District

Officer Susan Hartnett – Eastern District

10:44 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

A "Tazer" device
Do cops tazer people to watch them do the crappie, that brings on a seizure like effect.
What is the voltage used in shock treatment?
Lets all buy one to use to defend our life against the cops, and we can claim self defence.

6:55 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Where can I buy a tazer.
Are they still legal to own one, or not.

6:55 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Tazers.
There will be more road kill, and leave them where they fall.

8:31 AM  

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