BSO INVESTIGATES POLICE-INVOLVED SHOOTING IN CORAL SPRINGS

PIO Number: 17-12-7

BSO Case Number: 90-1712-002390

Date: Dec. 6, 2017

Time: 01:07 p.m.

Jurisdiction: Coral Springs

Place of Occurrence: 11293 N.W. 11 Ct., Coral Springs

Subject(s):
Roger Page, 71, male, 11/29/49, 11293 N.W. 11 Ct., Coral Springs (DECEASED)

Description of Incident:

Broward Sheriff's Office homicide detectives are investigating a fatal police-involved shooting in Coral Springs.

Just after 1 p.m. on Dec. 6, Coral Springs Police responded to the home of Robert Page, 71, after receiving notification that Page was threatening suicide. Officers were told Page had weapons in the home.

The Coral Springs Special Weapons and Tactics Team responded and negotiators attempted to get Page to exit the home. Once he complied, he exited the home armed with a shotgun and refused officer's commands. The circumstances of what led to the shooting remain under investigation, but two Coral Springs police officers fired their weapons. Page was pronounced dead at the scene. No one else was injured.

In accordance with Coral Springs Police Department policy, the officers were placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.

The Broward Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident at the request of the Coral Springs Police Department.

INVESTIGATORS:
Det. Tutler, CID Homicide
Coral Springs

THIS REPORT BY:
Keyla Concepción/PIO
12/06/17 1100


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