50k volts. Current ran into Unruh for 5
Dropped stool. Fell on buttocks. At this time Sim backed up.
After he fell and dropped stool, Unruh tried to pull barbs off. Sim was going to give him a second burst from taser.
Barbs hit him in stomach and groin.
Sim was unable to administer second taser burst. He tried to reload the taser. Unruh gets back up and grabs stool again.
Sim: He backs up and continues to say, "No, no. It wasn't me."
Sim said he put hand on island. Sim couldn't tell I'd he was reaching for knife or steadying himself. Unruh advanced on Sim.
Sim stumbled over Albaugh because Albaugh was grabbing at his leg.
Albaugh was crawling around. Trying to catch up to sim. Kept saying, "Help me, I'm dying."
Sim keeps backing up. Tries to create distance between himself and Unruh.
He holstered taser. Drew firearm.
His firearm was Sig Sauer 40 cal semiauto.
Unruh says, "No, no. It wasn't me."
Unruh is still defiant and no compliant.
Sim: I was thinking, "I'm going to have to shoot this guy."
Unruh is distracted by female voice. Sim advanced. Unruh fell. Dropped stool.
Sim said he was unable to put handcuffs on him. Says you don't approach suspect from the legs.
He was eventually able to get around to Unruh's head. Handcuffed him.
Hands were cuffed behind back.
Left Unruh handcuffed on the floor.
Radioed that he had Unruh in custody. Went back over to Albaugh.
Sim: I could tell he was deteriorating at this time.
Sim guesses it was probably only a few minutes that he was away from Randy.
Albaugh was very sweaty. Had no radial (wrist) pulse.
Randy was mumbling. Struggling to breathe.
He didn't say. It wasn't clear whether he knew whose voice it was. Mother wasn't mentioned.
Two deputies arrived after Unruh was in custody.
One deputy grabbed Randy's hand.
Sim: I could tell the situation was becoming very bad.
Sim said there was one EMT and one paramedic on the ambulance when it arrived.
Sim saw Unruh's daughter and a 40-50 year old woman. Sim told them to go outside.
Sim describes Albaugh's condition was "grave." Sim administered two IVs to improve his blood pressure. Gave three drugs to to increase heart rate.
Sim intubated Albaugh to open his airway.
Albaugh's carotid (neck) pulse was weakening. They started manual chest compressions. When they took him out of house he had no pulse. He got more drugs, more CPR on the way to hospital. They took him to MedCenter One.
It took about six minutes to get there. They weren't able to get Randy to breathe on his own. He never regained consciousness.
Sim says Albaugh was declared dead at hospital. Sim put brown bags on Albaugh's hands after he was dead to preserve evidence of defensive struggle.
Randy was wearing only jeans.
The jeans were handed to Sim by hospital personnel. He took out wallet. Identified Albaugh with his drivers license. He put jeans in brown bag.
Pros: Did you tell Unruh he was under arrest?
Sim: No. I didn't have a chance to.