Juan Luis Castro Killed by Hanford Police Department, Kings County Sheriff's Office

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Category: Police - County
Old Crime Scene Address:
9th Ave and Jersey Ave
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Police responded to shots fired at a home at about 2:30 p.m. They found a woman dead from gunshot wounds. Family members identified her as Danielle Dever and said she was in a relationship with the man who allegedly murdered her, Johnny Castro. Hanford Police Officers spotted Castro and tried to pull him over, and he led them on a chase. He was shot and killed in an exchange of gunfire.

Victim's Name: Juan Luis Castro

Agency Responsible: Hanford Police Department, Kings County Sheriff's Office

Gender: Male

Age: 43

Race: Hispanic

Date of Death: November 26, 2017

County: Kings

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: 3156

Geography: Suburban

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