Marnell Robertson Villarreal, 42

Houston, Texas
May 06, 2007

Agencies: Houston Police Department Texas

Cause of death: Shooting

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Villarreal set off an alarm at HPD headquarters as she ran past a metal detector with a raised knife, begging to be killed. She advanced on Officer A.B. Clay, standing in the lobby. Officer E.D. Smith, at his desk, shot her with a stun gun. Villarreal continued to advance on Officer Clay, who stepped back and fatally shot her.

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