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Insider's perspective on police reforms : City councilor was involved in a shooting when he was an officer

Feb 06, 2017 - Albuquerque Journal (New Mexico)

The Metropolitan D.C. officer said he spotted a gun in the driver's hand and lunged into the car to try to grab it.

He tussled with the driver, who hit the gas and sped off.

The officer, Pat Davis, now a city councilor in Albuquerque, drew his weapon and fired into the car twice, striking the suspect in the shoulder. Davis fell to the ground and the car ran over his leg. The driver crashed the car and was taken into custody. The shooting occurred about 2:30 in the afternoon outside o...