Past revealed of mentally ill amputee who cornered cop
Mental illness prompted Brian Claunch, who was fatally shot by an officer, to get rid of his own left arm and leg
HOUSTON, Texas — Mental illness prompted Brian Claunch to get rid of his own left arm and leg. Then, despite his disabilities, he spent the better part of a decade finding opportunities to run away from residential care facilities, preferring to live on the streets.
That all abruptly ended this past weekend in a confrontation with police in which a Houston police officer fatally shot Claunch.
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