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October 31, 2006

Pa. man shot while pointing gun at officers

By Jim Ritchie
Pittsburgh Tribune Review
Copyright 2006 Tribune Review Publishing Company
All Rights Reserved

A Beltzhoover man released from prison two months ago was shot by police early Sunday after pointing a .45-caliber handgun at two officers, Pittsburgh police said.

A city police sergeant shot Jamaar Blakey, 22, in the ear and chest after Blakey pointed the semiautomatic weapon at the officer and another sergeant chasing him through Knoxville, city police Cmdr. Thomas Stangrecki said.

Full story: Pa. man shot while pointing gun at officers

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