Eliakim Tipan Shabazz Killed by West Columbia Police Department

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Category: Police - City
Old Crime Scene Address:
1190 Sunset Boulevard
Mapping Police Violence:

Officers were called to Kangaroo Express gas station about a man threatening a citizen with a handgun. Investigators say when two officers made contact with the suspect, he pulled a handgun from his waistband. One of the officers shot and killed him.

Victim's Name: Eliakim Tipan Shabazz

Agency Responsible: West Columbia Police Department

Gender: Male

Age: 48

Race: Black

Date of Death: June 16, 2013

County: Lexington

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Official Disposition: Unknown

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: gun

Geography: Suburban

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