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CPD Panel Says Cops Justified In Killing Armed Suspect Last Year

Sep 1, 2017

Marese Collins
Credit Columbus Division of Police

The Columbus Police Firearms Review Board says five officers who shot and killed a black man last year were justified in their actions.

Police say 23-year-old Marese Collins was armed and refused to obey the officers orders to drop his gun. The officers responded to a report of a man threatening people with a gun.