Comments for: Farmington officer opted not to use Taser in fatal shooting

Posted Nov. 21, 2011, at 6:17 p.m.
Last modified Nov. 22, 2011, at 7:29 p.m.

FARMINGTON | A local police officer who shot and killed a veteran Saturday had a Taser but elected not to use it when the man came at him with a knife, according to the police chief. Justin Crowley-Smilek, 28, was shot to death Saturday by Farmington police Officer Ryan …

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