James Tober Sr. Killed by Kettering Police Department

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Category: Police - City
Old Crime Scene Address:
2117 Gay Drive
Mapping Police Violence:

Police responded to the house on a report of a domestic situation involving a man with a gun. The caller reportedly was hiding from James Tober and told officers he was standing in the street holding the gun. Cruiser cam video reportedly showed officers yelling “drop the gun," seconds before they shot and killed him.

Victim's Name: James Tober Sr.

Agency Responsible: Kettering Police Department

Gender: Male

Age: 68

Race: White

Date of Death: June 28, 2020

County: Montgomery

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Official Disposition: Pending investigation

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: Yes

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: gun

Threat Level: attack

Fleeing: Not fleeing

Body Camera: No

Washington Post Database ID: 5954

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