Ted Frank Tippy Killed by Walton County Sheriff's Office

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Category: Police - County
Old Crime Scene Address:
Blackberry Cove Drive
Mapping Police Violence:

Deputies attempted to serve a felony arrest warrant for Tippy at a home. Tippy reportedly confronted the deputies with a handgun. Deputies claim Tippy fired the gun at the ceiling of the home at one point. Tippy eventually put the gun down, but reportedly picked it up again and moved towards deputies. Deputies shot and killed Tippy.

Agency: Walton County Sheriff's Office

Motive: warrant

Confrontation Type: Other Non-Violent Offense

Service Call: No

Body Camera: no

Official Disposition: Pending investigation

Victim Name: Ted Frank Tippy

Death Date: June 24, 2021

County: Walton

Geography: Rural

Gender: Male

Age: 52

Race: Unknown race

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: gun

Threat Level: attack

Fleeing: not fleeing

Washington Post Database ID: 6986

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