Crime Deputies shoot armed suspect wearing bullet proof vest they say shot his way into Ashtabula Township home
'Tarzan' actor's son unarmed when fatally shot by deputies
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say the son of actor Ron Ely was unarmed when he was fatally shot earlier this month at the "Tarzan" star's home. The Santa Barbara Sheriff's Department says four deputies fired 24 rounds at Cameron Ely, who was being sought on suspicion of fatally stabbing his mother on Oct. 15. The agency said the 30-year-old told deputies he was armed and made motions like he was drawing a weapon when he was shot outside his father's home near Santa Barbara.Three of the deputies who fired on Cameron Ely have more than 12 years of experience apiece; the other deputy has two years of law enforcement experience.
ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Sheriff Bill Johnson says he believes lives were saved when his deputies opened fire Thursday morning.
According to the sheriff, deputies responded to a home on East 39th St. in Ashtabula Township around 7 a.m. when a neighbor called 911 and reported they heard gunshots.
Deputies say a woman inside the home broke out a window and was yelling for help.
The sheriff says a man had shot his way into the home.
He had a bullet proof vest on and was armed with a shotgun, handguns and a knife.
Deputies opened fire and killed the suspect when he refused to comply with their orders, the sheriff says.
Funeral Today For Aamir Griffin, 14-Year-Old Killed By Stray Bullet On Queens Basketball Court
Griffin was gunned down on Saturday, Oct. 26 at the Baisley Park Houses basketball court in Jamaica. He will be laid to rest today at the Greater Allen Cathedral on Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica, Queens.“It is not fair for the children in this community to have to see their friend in a casket,” his aunt, Akiba Griffin, told CBS2.The Benjamin Cardozo High School freshman had just made the junior varsity basketball team days before he was killed.“It’s really, really sad,” said head coach Ron Naclerio.“He used to shoot the ball really well,” sophomore Yanni Mousios said.
The suspect has not been identified.
The deputies are unhurt. They are on paid administrative leave.
The people inside the home were not hurt. They include two adults and three children.
The sheriff said agents with the State Bureau of Criminal Investigation are investigating.
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