Paul Arbitelle Killed by Danbury Police Department

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Category: Police - City
Old Crime Scene Address:
25 Memorial Dr
Mapping Police Violence:

Officers reported to a home at around 9:30 p.m. for reports of a suspicious man. When police arrived, a man was wielding a knife and walking around the property. After confronting the man, one of the officers reportedly used a Taser on the man. It was ineffective, police said. Police said a second officer shot and killed the man.

Victim's Name: Paul Arbitelle

Agency Responsible: Danbury Police Department

Gender: Male

Age: 45

Race: White

Date of Death: December 29, 2018

County: Fairfield

Cause of Death: Gunshot, Taser

Official Disposition: Pending investigation/No Known Charges

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: knife

Threat Level: other

Fleeing: Not fleeing

Body Camera: No

Washington Post Database ID: 4411

Geography: Suburban

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