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June 21, 2011 — St. Petersburg

Richard Williams, 28, was arrested for stalking and ordered to stay away from his former girlfriend. The same day he was released on bail, he went to her house.

Deputies then went looking for him. On June 21, four deputies found him at a CVS pharmacy on 66th Street at about 8:30 a.m.

As he was being arrested, police say that Williams tried to grab Deputy Perry Warner's gun from its holster, shouting that he was going to kill him. Deputy Dimetria Spanolios fired her Taser but it had little effect. Read more

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  1. Williams was shot after resisting arrest. A total of 114 people were shot while resisting arrest.

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