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April 18, 2011 — Jacksonville

Brandon Paul McCrory, 28, was shot and injured by Jacksonville Sheriff's Officer Jeremy Garriott.

According to news reports, police were watching a condominium building for McCrory, who was a suspect in several armed hotel robberies.

McCrory arrived shortly after 3 p.m. with his wife and 6-year-old daughter and emerged with his daughter at about 4:30 p.m. Police identified themselves and told the daughter to walk away. Read more

McCory had knives, but he did not threaten the officers.

As the daughter went back toward the condo, McCrory ran away and Garriott fired four shots. McCrory was hit in the shoulder.

The sheriff determined that Garriott would receive formal counseling and further surveillance training.

McCrory was sentenced in June 2012 to 60 years in prison for several armed robberies in the days before his arrest.

This was the 37th police shooting in Florida in 2011.

The same day, two officers shot one person in Miami Gardens .

Two days later, three officers shot one person in Orlando .

4 ways this case compares to others

  1. Brandon was armed with a blade/stabbing implement. Only 80 other people were armed the same way.
  2. Brandon were suspected of being involved in an armed robbery. That's true in 1 of every 9 police .
  3. Brandon were fleeing from police or a crime scene, which is true in a quarter of shootings.
  4. Officer were chasing Brandon on foot before shooting him. Officers shot 105 people during foot pursuits.

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