Justin Coy Adkins Killed by Lexington County Sheriff's Office

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Category: Police - County
Old Crime Scene Address:
Mimosa Drive
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Deputies said they attempted to pull Justin Coy Adkins over for a traffic violation around 10 p.m. on Shumpert Road when the man took off, and deputies gave chase. The chase ended when deputies pop the vehicle's tires. When deputies approached vehicle, Adkins allegedly presented a handgun and was shot and killed.

Victim's Name: Justin Coy Adkins

Agency Responsible: Lexington County Sheriff's Office

Gender: Male

Age: 44

Race: White

Date of Death: January 11, 2018

County: Lexington

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Official Disposition: Pending investigation/No Known Charges

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: gun

Threat Level: attack

Fleeing: Car

Body Camera: No

Washington Post Database ID: 3304

Geography: Rural

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