Augusta Police Shooting Death of Dustin J. Paradis of Augusta – Obituary
34-year-old Dustin J. Paradis of Augusta has died in a fatal police shooting that occurred on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. It happened at about 6 p.m. when officers received reports of a man threatening people with a knife.
Officer arrived at the scene and what was described as an armed conformation occurred. At some point, officers were forced to use fatal force and opened fire at Dusting. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The shooting is still being investigated and both officers involved in Dustin’s shooting are on administrative leave.