Man Charge at Police with a handgun in one hand and a knife in the Other.

The Weber County Attorney released body cam, surveillance footage, picture and details of a deputy involved shooting Weber County Critical Incident that occurred on 10/27/2020.

Dispatchers received a call from a case worker claiming an 18-year-old man was inside a house near the 800 block of 5th Street in Ogden, armed with a shotgun and threatening to kill himself, Ogden Police Chief Randy Watt said

When Ogden Police UT deputies arrived, a man later identified
as 18 years old Gavin Johanson get out of the house armed with a handgun that was later found to be a airsoft gun in one hand and a butcher knife in the other. This is when the the officer shot him.

Officers rendered first aid to the man, who was transported by Ogden Fire Department personnel to a local hospital in “good condition,” Watt said.
His injuries were
non-life threatening.

Gavin Johanson, 18 was charged with:
Aggravated Assault
on a peace officer,
Possession of a firearm
by a restricted person,
and Aggravated Assault.


By: Cortard Delusion (642.60)

Tags: police shooting, armed with gun and a knife

Location: Weber county