James Emerick Dean




Age: 29


Summary: Army Reservist soldier who was shot and killed by police during a 14-hour standoff on Christmas night after he had barricaded himself inside his father's house with several weapons and told police he would shoot anyone who entered the house, who had already served 18 months in Afghanistan and was despondent after learning recently that he would be deployed to Iraq.



Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds


Born: December 23, 1977


Died: December 26, 2006


Location: Leonardtown, Maryland