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Antonio Guzman Lopez, 46
San Jose, California
February 21, 2014

Agencies: San Jose State University Police Department California

Last updated: about 1 year ago

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"San Jose State University PD responded to a call of a man with a knife on campus. SJSUPD Officers spotted the suspect at 8th/San Salvador and ordered him to drop the knife. When the suspect did not comply, one officer utilized his Taser with no effect. When the suspect advanced on the officers with his knife raised, the SJSU PD sergeant fired two rounds at him. He was struck by both rounds. The suspect was transported to VMC where he died."

Witnesses report that they did not hear any orders from the officers and did not they see a taser being discharged. Witnesses report seeing Antonio walk away and later fall after being shot twice in the back. Furthermore, eyewitnesses also place a yet to be identified, third officer at the scene.

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