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Jan. 18, 2009 — Miami

Around 1 a.m., police responded to an armed robbery at a Winn-Dixie supermarket.

Employees said that Manuel Guifarro, 32, was armed and wore a mask when he entered the closed store, according to the Miami Herald.

He forced an employee to open the safe and stole $25,000. Officer Julio Ramos confronted Guifarro at the back of the store and fatally wounded him. Read more

3 ways this case compares to others

  1. Guifarro was armed with a bb/pellet gun. Only 36 other people were armed the same way.
  2. Guifarro were suspected of being involved in an armed robbery. That's true in 1 of every 9 police .
  3. Guifarro pointed a weapon at officers. Twenty-eight percent of shootings involved people who police say pointed a weapon at them.

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