St. Paul police have identified 28-year-old Justin Tolkinen as the man shot dead by cops yesterday in the area of White Bear Avenue and Old Hudson Road.
Tolkinen's criminal record includes priors for minor consumption, moving violations, and a 2013 misdemeanor DWI.
Backstory -- St. Paul officer-involved shooting kills suspect
St. Paul police also identified the officers involved in the shooting:
Farrington, Hall, Murphy, and Davis were placed on 3-day administrative leave following the shooting.
Officers from 3/16 OIS are Mark Farrington, Brian Hall, Patrick Murphy and Jermaine Davis. Personnel files available from SPPD PIO. #wbave— St. Paul Police PIO (@sppdPIO) March 17, 2015