Joseph Alan Roberts

On January 3rd, 2019 Joseph Alan Roberts was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40141
Original Source(s)
Date Created Jan 10th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 10th, 2019
Age 25
Gender Male
Race -
Incident Location
Address 300 block Court St
City Albert Lea
State MN
County Freeborn
Incident Details
Date January 3rd, 2019
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Albert Lea police had responded to a 9-1-1 call about a disturbance at a home. By the time officers arrived, Joseph Alan Roberts had left the home. Officers pursued him on foot before a confrontation in an alley Officers Darin Palmer and Jesus Cantu shot and killed him. Officer Jason Taylor reportedly deployed a stun gun and chemical irritant.

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