Miami police close 4 officer-involved fatal shooting cases

3 cases remain open

Published On: Apr 19 2012 08:38:18 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 19 2012 10:48:19 PM EDT
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MIAMI -

After Miami police officers were involved in seven fatal shootings over a seven month stretch, the department closed four of the cases.

The department closed cases on DeCarlos Moore, shot and killed on July 5th, 2010; Gibson Belzaire, shot and killed on August 14th, 2010; Brandon Foster, shot and killed on December 16th, 2010; and Lynn Weatherspoon, shot and killed on January 1st, 2011.

All of the fatal shootings were deemed justified by the department.

Cases for Joel Lee Johnson, shot and killed on August 11th, 2010; Tarnorris Gaye, shot and killed on August 20th, 2010; and Travis McNeil, shot and killed on February 10th, 2011, remained open.