Anthony John Michael Zapier Killed by Hamblen County Sheriff's Office

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Category: Police - County
Old Crime Scene Address:
3000 Heathcliff Rd
Mapping Police Violence:

Around 5:30 a.m., a wreck was reported and in the 911 call, a man was reported being disorderly and armed with a gun. When the deputy arrived, Anthony John Michael Zapier reportedly refused to comply with orders and began fighting. He ran and got in the deputy's cruiser, and the deputy tried to stop him. After reportedly being dragged by the cruiser through a field, the deputy shot and killed Zapier.

Victim's Name: Anthony John Michael Zapier

Agency Responsible: Hamblen County Sheriff's Office

Gender: Male

Age: 19

Race: White

Date of Death: October 25, 2019

County: Hamblen

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Official Disposition: Pending investigation/No Known Charges

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Vehicle

Weapon: vehicle

Threat Level: attack

Fleeing: Not fleeing

Body Camera: No

Washington Post Database ID: 5124

Geography: Suburban

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